Historical Events In 1890
Wednesday, 01 April 2020
Apr 26 On this day in history edgar "E Livingstone" Kennedy, US actor/director (My Old Dutch)
Apr 26 In the year 1890 henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London
Apr 27 In the year 1890 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 In the year 1890 territory of Oklahoma created
May 03 In the year 1890 b Traven, writer
May 05 Christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil) in the year 1890.
May 06 Claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1890.
May 12 In the year 1890 louisiana legalized prize fighting
May 13 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75 in the year 1890.
May 13 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 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 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on this day in history.
May 19 Ho Chi Minh, trail blazer/leader of Vietnam (1946, 1969) in the year 1890.
May 19 In the year 1890 the birth of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader, after whom Saigon was renamed
May 20 On this day in history beniamino Gigli, Italy, tenor (Enzo-La Gioconde)
May 21 On this day in history albert van Raalte, conductor (AVRO-orchestra)
May 23 Herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes) in the year 1890.
May 24 Caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany on this day in history.
May 24 Geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma in the year 1890.
May 24 In the year 1890 tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London
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 On this day in history 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz)
Jun 01 In the year 1890 frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun)
Jun 01 On this day in history uS census at 62,622,250