Historical Events In 1897
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Nov 20 In the year 1897 lores Bonney, aviator
Nov 23 Andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars in the year 1897.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1897 canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union forms in Kingston
Nov 25 On this day in history spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy
Nov 28 In the year 1897 uno Choyo, writer
Nov 29 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England) in the year 1897.
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 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) in the year 1897.
Dec 06 John Axel Fernstrom, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 06 On this day in history 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 Hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
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 Jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29) in the year 1897.
Dec 16 The first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated in the year 1897.
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 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 on this day in history.
Dec 23 Julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom) in the year 1897.
Dec 26 Willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer in the year 1897.
Dec 27 Iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw on this day in history.