Historical Events In 1897
Thursday, 30 June 2022
Nov 20 Lores Bonney, aviator on this day in history.
Nov 23 Andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars in the year 1897.
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 On this day in history spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy
Nov 28 Uno Choyo, writer in the year 1897.
Nov 29 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England) on this day in history.
Nov 29 Emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor) on this day in history.
Nov 30 Abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64 in the year 1897.
Nov 30 Andreas Nezertis, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 Manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon) in the year 1897.
Dec 02 Rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China) on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak)
Dec 04 Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker) on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1897 john Axel Fernstrom, composer
Dec 06 London becomes the world's first city to host licenced taxicabs on this day in history.
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 Hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man) in the year 1897.
Dec 10 In the year 1897 karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love)
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 18 In the year 1897 carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70
Dec 18 On this day in history fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker
Dec 19 Louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator on this day in history.
Dec 22 Bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels on this day in history.
Dec 23 Julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom) in the year 1897.
Dec 26 In the year 1897 willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer
Dec 27 Iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw in the year 1897.