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Historical Events In 1891

Thursday, 01 October 2020

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   In the year 1891 battle in Bunyoro Captain F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed  

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

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

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   On this day in history henry Morgenthau Jr, US Secretary of Treasury (1934-45)  

May 11   On this day in history the Otsu Scandal takes place.  

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

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

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

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   British Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) is established in the year 1891.  

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

May 15   Operations begin at Philips & Company in Holland on this day in history.  

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

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

May 18   Rudolf Carnap, philosopher (German Logical Positivist) in the year 1891.  

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

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

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

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

May 22   On this day in history 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   In the year 1891 ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer, dies at 73  

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

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

May 26   On this day in history frederick Bowen Jewson, composer, dies at 67  

May 27   In the year 1891 claude Adonai Champagne, composer  

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

May 31   On this day in history 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 in the year 1891.  

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

Jan 05   In the year 1891 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   In the year 1891 birth of zora Neale Hurston, American writer (d. 1960)  

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

Jan 08   Walter Bothe, Germany, subatomic particle physicist (Nobel 1954) was born in the year 1891.  

Famous Deaths In 1891

Famous People Died In This Year In History

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

Jan 05   In the year 1891 guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49), dies at 89  

Jan 07   Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1891.  

Jan 08   Fredrik Pacius, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Georges-Eugene Haussmann, French senator/baron, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1891 david Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies  

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