Historical Events In 1897
Sunday, 26 May 2019
Nov 20 Lores Bonney, aviator in the year 1897.
Nov 23 In the year 1897 andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars
Nov 23 On this day in history eli Olds of Lansing, Michigan, is issued a U.S. patent for his "motor carriage," a gasoline-powered vehicle that he constructed the year before.
Nov 24 Canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union forms in Kingston in the year 1897.
Nov 25 Spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy in the year 1897.
Nov 28 On this day in history uno Choyo, writer
Nov 29 In the year 1897 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England)
Nov 29 In the year 1897 emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor)
Nov 30 In the year 1897 abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64
Nov 30 Andreas Nezertis, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 01 Manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon) on this day in history.
Dec 02 Rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China) on this day in history.
Dec 03 Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak) in the year 1897.
Dec 04 Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker) on this day in history.
Dec 06 John Axel Fernstrom, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 06 In the year 1897 london becomes the world's first city to host licenced taxicabs.
Dec 08 Leslie Heward, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 09 In the year 1897 activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris.
Dec 09 In the year 1897 hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man)
Dec 10 Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love) in the year 1897.
Dec 12 On this day in history anti-Jewish violence breaks out in Bucharest Romania
Dec 13 Drew Pearson, Evanston Ill, newscaster (Drew Pearson) in the year 1897.
Dec 14 Margaret Chase Smith, (Rep/Sen-R-Maine) on this day in history.
Dec 16 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated in the year 1897.
Dec 16 On this day in history alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57
Dec 16 On this day in history jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29)
Dec 16 In the year 1897 the first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 18 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70 in the year 1897.
Dec 18 Fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker in the year 1897.
Dec 19 In the year 1897 louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator
Dec 22 Bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels in the year 1897.
Dec 23 Julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom) on this day in history.
Dec 26 On this day in history willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer
Dec 27 Iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw in the year 1897.