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Historical Events In 1891

Saturday, 16 November 2019

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

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 in the year 1891.  

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

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

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

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

May 13   Fritz Rasp, Bayreuth Germany, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl) on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history egon Kornauth, composer  

May 15   British Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) forms in the year 1891.  

May 15   In the year 1891 british Central African Protectorate (now Malawi) is established  

May 15   In the year 1891 chief Nipo T Strongheart, Yakima WA, US indian actor (Pony Soldier)  

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

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

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

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

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 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   On this day in history 1st motion picture shown to Natl Federation of Women's Clubs  

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   In the year 1891 benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist  

May 25   On this day in history 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   Claude Adonai Champagne, composer on this day in history.  

May 30   Iman J van den Bosch, Belgian resistance fighter on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1891 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 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 06   In the year 1891 birth of ted McDonald, cricketer (great Australian quick of 20's)  

Jan 07   Zora Neale Hurston, American writer (d. 1960) was born in the year 1891.  

Jan 08   Bronislava Nijinska, ballet choreographer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Walter Bothe, Germany, subatomic particle physicist (Nobel 1954) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 08   In the year 1891 fredrik Pacius, composer, dies at 81  

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

Jan 16   Clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer, dies at 74  

Jan 20   On this day in history david Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies  

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