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Historical Events In 1891

Thursday, 17 January 2019

May 05   On this day in history 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   Conductors on London General Omnibus Company go on strike on this day in history.  

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

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

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

May 08   In the year 1891 chet "Red" Hoff, pitcher (NY Yankees 1911-15), lived to 103+  

May 08   In the year 1891 helena Petrovina Blavatsky, Russian theosophist, dies  

May 11   Henry Morgenthau Jr, US Secretary of Treasury (1934-45) in the year 1891.  

May 11   The Otsu Scandal takes place in the year 1891.  

May 12   On this day in history riot against tax increase in Paramaribo Suriname  

May 13   17th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Kingman wins in 2:52.25 on this day in history.  

May 13   On this day in history fritz Rasp, Bayreuth Germany, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl)  

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 in the year 1891.  

May 15   Chief Nipo T Strongheart, Yakima WA, US indian actor (Pony Soldier) in the year 1891.  

May 15   Operations begin at Philips & Company in Holland in the year 1891.  

May 16   On this day in history george A Hormel & Co introduce Spam  

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

May 18   On this day in history rudolf Carnap, philosopher (German Logical Positivist)  

May 19   On this day in history rice Institute, which became Rice University, is chartered  

May 20   On this day in history history of cinema: The first public display of Thomas Edison's prototype kinetoscope.  

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

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

May 22   J R Becher, writer in the year 1891.  

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

May 23   On this day in history ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer, dies at 73  

May 24   Benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist on this day in history.  

May 25   Robert W P Peereboom, Dutch editor in chief (Haarlem Newspaper) in the year 1891.  

May 26   Frederick Bowen Jewson, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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

May 30   In the year 1891 iman J van den Bosch, Belgian resistance fighter  

May 31   In the year 1891 work on trans-Siberian railway begins  

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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   In the year 1891 birth of edward Brooker, Premier of Tasmania (d. 1948)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of johan Boskamp, Dutch actor/singer (Potasch & Perlemoer) [or 1893]  

Jan 06   Ted McDonald, cricketer (great Australian quick of 20's) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Zora Neale Hurston, American writer (d. 1960) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Bronislava Nijinska, ballet choreographer was born in the year 1891.  

Jan 08   On this day in history 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   In the year 1891 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   In the year 1891 fredrik Pacius, composer, dies at 81  

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

Jan 16   On this day in history clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54  

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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