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Historical Events In 1891

Thursday, 23 May 2019

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

May 05   In the year 1891 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   Conductors on London General Omnibus Company go on strike in the year 1891.  

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

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

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+ in the year 1891.  

May 08   Helena Petrovina Blavatsky, Russian theosophist, dies in the year 1891.  

May 11   Henry Morgenthau Jr, US Secretary of Treasury (1934-45) on this day in history.  

May 11   In the year 1891 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 in the year 1891.  

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

May 14   In the year 1891 egon Kornauth, composer  

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

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

May 16   In the year 1891 george A Hormel & Co introduce Spam  

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

May 18   In the year 1891 rudolf Carnap, philosopher (German Logical Positivist)  

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 in the year 1891.  

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

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

May 22   On this day in history j R Becher, writer  

May 22   The first motion picture shown to National Federation of Women's Clubs in the year 1891.  

May 23   Ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

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

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

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

Jan 05   In the year 1891 birth of johan Boskamp, Dutch actor/singer (Potasch & Perlemoer) [or 1893]  

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

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   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   On this day in history joe Hunter, cricket wicket-keeper (England on 1884-85 Aust tour), dies  

Jan 05   On this day in history guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49), dies at 89  

Jan 07   Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 11   In the year 1891 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   In the year 1891 johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer, dies at 74  

Jan 20   David Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies in the year 1891.  

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