Historical Events In 1890
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Apr 26 On this day in history edgar "E Livingstone" Kennedy, US actor/director (My Old Dutch)
Apr 26 Henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London in the year 1890.
Apr 27 On this day in history french troops under Capt Archinard occupy Oussebougou West Sudan
May 02 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history territory of Oklahoma created
May 03 B Traven, writer in the year 1890.
May 05 Christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil) on this day in history.
May 06 Claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine) on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1890 hubert Leonard, composer, dies at 71
May 06 In the year 1890 mormon Church renounces polygamy [1006-Truth Restored (Morman pub)]
May 07 Billy House, Minn, actor (Imitation of Life, Bedlam, Egg & I) on this day in history.
May 12 Louisiana legalized prize fighting on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75
May 13 In the year 1890 lord Salisbury offers Germany Helgoland in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria
May 14 16th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Riley wins in 2:45 on this day in history.
May 15 Katherine Anne Porter, US, novelist (Ship of Fools) in the year 1890.
May 17 Clyde Fitch's "Beau Brummel," premieres in NYC in the year 1890.
May 17 On this day in history comic Cuts, first weekly comic paper, published in London
May 17 In the year 1890 philip James, composer
May 19 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 in the year 1890.
May 19 In the year 1890 ho Chi Minh, trail blazer/leader of Vietnam (1946, 1969)
May 19 In the year 1890 the birth of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader, after whom Saigon was renamed
May 20 In the year 1890 beniamino Gigli, Italy, tenor (Enzo-La Gioconde)
May 21 Albert van Raalte, conductor (AVRO-orchestra) on this day in history.
May 23 Herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes) on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany
May 24 Geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma on this day in history.
May 24 Tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London in the year 1890.
May 26 On this day in history kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits)
May 28 In the year 1890 viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49
May 29 Francis de Bourguignon, composer on this day in history.
May 30 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz) on this day in history.
Jun 01 Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun) in the year 1890.
Jun 01 In the year 1890 uS census at 62,622,250