Historical Events In 1890
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Sep 13 Cecil Rhodes' colonies hoist Union Jack in Mashonaland & Salisbury on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1890 agatha Christie, mystery writer (Murder on Orient Express)
Sep 15 On this day in history the birth of Agatha Christie, English author
Sep 16 Ernst Deutsch, [Dorian], Prague Czech, actor (Moon is Down, 3rd Man) in the year 1890.
Sep 16 On this day in history newswriter George Whitney Calhoun names Green Bay team Packers
Sep 16 On this day in history newswriter George Whitney Calhoun names Green Bay team the Packers
Sep 17 In the year 1890 lubov Tchernicheva, Russian ballerina
Sep 18 In the year 1890 dion Boucicault, Irish/US actor/playwright (Octoroon), dies at 67
Sep 18 Vladimir Ambros, composer in the year 1890.
Sep 19 Turkish frigate "Ertogrul" burns off of Japan, kills 540 in the year 1890.
Sep 22 On this day in history ferdinand Gonseth, Swiss mathematician/philosopher
Sep 22 Johanna D Courtmans-Berchmans, Flemish author, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 23 Arthur Walter Kramer, composer in the year 1890.
Sep 23 Ed Cartwright bats in 7 RBIs in 1 inning on this day in history.
Sep 24 Alan Herbert, England, journalist/writer (Punch, Helen) on this day in history.
Sep 24 Pres of Mormon Church in Salt Lake City issues a manifesto advising members that teaching & practice of polygamy should be abandoned on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history congress establishes Yosemite National Park (Calif)
Sep 25 In the year 1890 start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "Silver Blaze" (BG)
Sep 26 US stops minting $1 & $3 gold coin & 3 cent piece on this day in history.
Sep 26 US stops minting $1 & $3 gold coin & 3. piece in the year 1890.
Sep 29 1st pro baseball game, NY Metropolitans beat Washington Nationals 4-2 in 5 innings at Polo Grounds in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history alice Joyce, Kansas City MO, actress (Song O' My Heart)
Oct 01 In the year 1890 congress creates Weather Bureau
Oct 01 On this day in history the McKinley Tariff Act passed by Congress October 1 increases the average U.S. import duty
Oct 01 Yosemite National Park established on this day in history.
Oct 02 Groucho Marx, [Julius], NYC, comedian (Marx Bros, You Bet Your Life) in the year 1890.
Oct 03 In the year 1890 andries Andre, actor (Trumpeter-Major), dies at 36
Oct 03 Capt Guillaume of Kerckhoven marches into Boma Congo in the year 1890.
Oct 03 Henry Hull, Louisville KY, actor (Tobacco Rd, Boys Town, High Sierra) on this day in history.
Oct 05 Kasimir Edschmid, [Karl E Schmidt], German writer on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1890 mormon Church outlaws polygamy
Oct 07 John Hill Hewitt, composer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1890 cyril Rutherford "Snuffy" Browne, cricketer (pioneer WI Test player)
Oct 09 On this day in history aimee Semple McPherson, evangelist (Pentecostal)/radio preacher