Historical Events In 1897
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Nov 20 In the year 1897 lores Bonney, aviator
Nov 23 On this day in history andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars
Nov 23 In the year 1897 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 on this day in history.
Nov 25 Spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy in the year 1897.
Nov 28 Uno Choyo, writer in the year 1897.
Nov 29 On this day in history 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England)
Nov 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1897 andreas Nezertis, composer
Dec 01 Manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon) in the year 1897.
Dec 02 Rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China) in the year 1897.
Dec 03 In the year 1897 kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak)
Dec 04 In the year 1897 mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker)
Dec 06 On this day in history john Axel Fernstrom, composer
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 Activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris in the year 1897.
Dec 09 On this day in history hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man)
Dec 10 Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love) on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1897 anti-Jewish violence breaks out in Bucharest Romania
Dec 13 Drew Pearson, Evanston Ill, newscaster (Drew Pearson) on this day in history.
Dec 14 Margaret Chase Smith, (Rep/Sen-R-Maine) on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 16 In the year 1897 alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57
Dec 16 In the year 1897 jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29)
Dec 16 The first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated in the year 1897.
Dec 18 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1897 fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker
Dec 19 Louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator in the year 1897.
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 Willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer in the year 1897.
Dec 27 In the year 1897 iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw