Historical Events In 1897
Friday, 16 November 2018
Nov 20 Lores Bonney, aviator on this day in history.
Nov 23 Andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars on this day in history.
Nov 23 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 in the year 1897.
Nov 24 In the year 1897 canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union forms in Kingston
Nov 25 In the year 1897 spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy
Nov 28 Uno Choyo, writer on this day in history.
Nov 29 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England) on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor)
Nov 30 On this day in history abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64
Nov 30 Andreas Nezertis, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 01 In the year 1897 manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon)
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 On this day in history leslie Heward, composer
Dec 09 Activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris in the year 1897.
Dec 09 In the year 1897 hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man)
Dec 10 On this day in history karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love)
Dec 12 In the year 1897 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) in the year 1897.
Dec 16 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1897 alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57
Dec 16 Jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29) in the year 1897.
Dec 16 In the year 1897 the first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 18 On this day in history carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70
Dec 18 Fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker in the year 1897.
Dec 19 Louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels.
Dec 23 On this day in history julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom)
Dec 26 In the year 1897 willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer
Dec 27 On this day in history iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw