Historical Events In 1890
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
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 French troops under Capt Archinard occupy Oussebougou West Sudan in the year 1890.
May 02 In the year 1890 e[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary)
May 02 Territory of Oklahoma created in the year 1890.
May 03 On this day in history b Traven, writer
May 05 Christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil) on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine)
May 06 Hubert Leonard, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history louisiana legalized prize fighting
May 13 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75 on this day in history.
May 13 Lord Salisbury offers Germany Helgoland in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria on this day in history.
May 14 16th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Riley wins in 2:45 in the year 1890.
May 15 In the year 1890 katherine Anne Porter, US, novelist (Ship of Fools)
May 17 In the year 1890 clyde Fitch's "Beau Brummel," premieres in NYC
May 17 Comic Cuts, first weekly comic paper, published in London in the year 1890.
May 17 Philip James, composer in the year 1890.
May 19 On this day in history gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
May 19 On this day in history ho Chi Minh, trail blazer/leader of Vietnam (1946, 1969)
May 19 The birth of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader, after whom Saigon was renamed in the year 1890.
May 20 In the year 1890 beniamino Gigli, Italy, tenor (Enzo-La Gioconde)
May 21 In the year 1890 albert van Raalte, conductor (AVRO-orchestra)
May 23 Herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes) in the year 1890.
May 24 On this day in history caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany
May 24 In the year 1890 geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma
May 24 In the year 1890 tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London
May 26 Kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits) in the year 1890.
May 28 On this day in history viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49
May 29 In the year 1890 francis de Bourguignon, composer
May 30 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz) in the year 1890.
Jun 01 On this day in history frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun)
Jun 01 US census at 62,622,250 in the year 1890.