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Historical Events In 1891

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May 05   In the year 1891 music Hall (Carnegie Hall) opens in NY, Tchaikovsky as guest conductor  

May 05   New York City was the site of the dedication of a building called the Music Hall. The structure is not called the Music Hall anymore, it is called Carnegie Hall, named in honor of Andrew Carnegie on this day in history.  

May 06   In the year 1891 conductors on London General Omnibus Company go on strike  

May 07   On this day in history battle in Bunyoro Captain F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed  

May 07   Battle in Bunyoro: Capt F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed on this day in history.  

May 07   Battle in Bunyoro: Captain F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed in the year 1891.  

May 08   On this day in history chet "Red" Hoff, pitcher (NY Yankees 1911-15), lived to 103+  

May 08   Helena Petrovina Blavatsky, Russian theosophist, dies in the year 1891.  

May 11   In the year 1891 henry Morgenthau Jr, US Secretary of Treasury (1934-45)  

May 11   In the year 1891 the Otsu Scandal takes place.  

May 12   Riot against tax increase in Paramaribo Suriname in the year 1891.  

May 13   17th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Kingman wins in 2:52.25 in the year 1891.  

May 13   Fritz Rasp, Bayreuth Germany, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl) in the year 1891.  

May 14   Egon Kornauth, composer on this day in history.  

May 15   British Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) forms on this day in history.  

May 15   British Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) is established on this day in history.  

May 15   On this day in history chief Nipo T Strongheart, Yakima WA, US indian actor (Pony Soldier)  

May 15   On this day in history operations begin at Philips & Company in Holland  

May 16   George A Hormel & Co introduce Spam in the year 1891.  

May 16   George A Hormel & Company introduce Spam on this day in history.  

May 18   Rudolf Carnap, philosopher (German Logical Positivist) on this day in history.  

May 19   Rice Institute, which became Rice University, is chartered in the year 1891.  

May 20   In the year 1891 history of cinema: The first public display of Thomas Edison's prototype kinetoscope.  

May 21   Boxers Peter Jackson & Jim Corbett fight to a draw in 61 rounds in the year 1891.  

May 22   1st motion picture shown to Natl Federation of Women's Clubs in the year 1891.  

May 22   In the year 1891 j R Becher, writer  

May 22   On this day in history the first motion picture shown to National Federation of Women's Clubs  

May 23   Ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1891.  

May 24   Benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist in the year 1891.  

May 25   On this day in history robert W P Peereboom, Dutch editor in chief (Haarlem Newspaper)  

May 26   Frederick Bowen Jewson, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1891.  

May 27   On this day in history claude Adonai Champagne, composer  

May 30   Iman J van den Bosch, Belgian resistance fighter in the year 1891.  

May 31   Work on trans-Siberian railway begins in the year 1891.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1891

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of frank Pettingell, Liverpool England, actor (Gaslight, Goose Steps Out)  

Jan 03   Osip E Mandelstam, Polish/Russian poet/author (Kamenj) [NS=Jan 15] was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Edward Brooker, Premier of Tasmania (d. 1948) was born in the year 1891.  

Jan 05   Johan Boskamp, Dutch actor/singer (Potasch & Perlemoer) [or 1893] was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of ted McDonald, cricketer (great Australian quick of 20's)  

Jan 07   In the year 1891 birth of zora Neale Hurston, American writer (d. 1960)  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of bronislava Nijinska, ballet choreographer  

Jan 08   In the year 1891 birth of walter Bothe, Germany, subatomic particle physicist (Nobel 1954)  

Famous Deaths In 1891

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   On this day in history joe Hunter, cricket wicket-keeper (England on 1884-85 Aust tour), dies  

Jan 05   On this day in history guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49), dies at 89  

Jan 07   In the year 1891 carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer, dies at 79  

Jan 08   On this day in history fredrik Pacius, composer, dies at 81  

Jan 11   Georges-Eugene Haussmann, French senator/baron, dies at 81 in the year 1891.  

Jan 16   Clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1891.  

Jan 17   Johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1891.  

Jan 20   David Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies on this day in history.  

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