Historical Events In 1897
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Nov 20 Lores Bonney, aviator in the year 1897.
Nov 23 Andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars on this day in history.
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 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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1897 rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China)
Dec 03 Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak) on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker)
Dec 06 In the year 1897 john Axel Fernstrom, composer
Dec 06 On this day in history london becomes the world's first city to host licenced taxicabs.
Dec 08 On this day in history leslie Heward, composer
Dec 09 On this day in history activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris.
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) in the year 1897.
Dec 16 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated on this day in history.
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 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 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 Julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom) on this day in history.
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