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Historical Events In 1891

Friday, 22 March 2019

May 05   On this day in history music Hall (Carnegie Hall) opens in NY, Tchaikovsky as guest conductor  

May 05   On this day in history 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.  

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

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

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 on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1891.  

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   Egon Kornauth, composer in the year 1891.  

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

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

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

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 on this day in history.  

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

May 22   In the year 1891 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   In the year 1891 benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist  

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

May 26   In the year 1891 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   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   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 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 08   In the year 1891 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   In the year 1891 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 on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

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

Jan 20   In the year 1891 david Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies  

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