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Historical Events In 1891

Monday, 21 June 2021

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 in the year 1891.  

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 in the year 1891.  

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

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   The Otsu Scandal takes place on this day in history.  

May 12   Riot against tax increase in Paramaribo Suriname on this day in history.  

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

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

May 14   On this day in history egon Kornauth, composer  

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

May 15   On this day in history british Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) is established  

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

May 15   In the year 1891 operations begin at Philips & Company in Holland  

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

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

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

May 19   In the year 1891 rice Institute, which became Rice University, is chartered  

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

May 21   On this day in history 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   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   On this day in history benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist  

May 25   Robert W P Peereboom, Dutch editor in chief (Haarlem Newspaper) on this day in history.  

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   Frank Pettingell, Liverpool England, actor (Gaslight, Goose Steps Out) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Osip E Mandelstam, Polish/Russian poet/author (Kamenj) [NS=Jan 15] was born in the year 1891.  

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 in the year 1891.  

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

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of zora Neale Hurston, American writer (d. 1960)  

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   Guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49), dies at 89 in the year 1891.  

Jan 07   On this day in history carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer, dies at 79  

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

Jan 11   On this day in history georges-Eugene Haussmann, French senator/baron, dies at 81  

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

Jan 17   In the year 1891 johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer, dies at 74  

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

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