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Historical Events In 1897

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Apr 20   On this day in history bernard Verhoeven, poet/literature (About the Laugh)  

Apr 22   NYC Jewish newspaper "Forward" begins publishing (stiil active) in the year 1897.  

Apr 22   NYC Jewish newspaper "Forward" begins publishing (still active) on this day in history.  

Apr 23   On this day in history clement Harris, composer, dies at 25  

Apr 23   In the year 1897 harold French, director (Encore)/actor  

Apr 24   1st reporter, William Price (Wash Star), assigned to White House on this day in history.  

Apr 24   Benjamin Lee Whorf, linguist (or 1797) in the year 1897.  

Apr 24   In the year 1897 the first journalist to be named White House news reporter was William Price, who began working the prestigious beat for the "Washington Star" this day.  

Apr 25   Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 26   Olga Chekova, Russia, actress (Italian Strawhat, Cry of the Children) on this day in history.  

Apr 27   Grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated on this day in history.  

May 02   William Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1897.  

May 03   V K Krishna Menon, India, minister of defense on this day in history.  

May 04   23rd Kentucky Derby: Buttons Garner aboard Typhoon II wins in 2:12.5 in the year 1897.  

May 04   In the year 1897 fire in Paris France bazaar at Rue Jean Goujon kills 200  

May 06   In the year 1897 paul Alverdes, German writer (Pfeiferstube)  

May 07   Kitty McKane, England, tennis (Oly-gold/2 silver/2 bronze-1920, 24) on this day in history.  

May 08   On this day in history 22nd Preakness: T Thorpe aboard Paul Kauvar wins in 1:51ΒΌ  

May 10   On this day in history dalton Parry Conyngham, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1923)  

May 10   William Thomas Best, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1897.  

May 11   Izak W van der Merwe, [Boerneef], S Afr writer (Tweetalige Woordeboek) in the year 1897.  

May 11   Wash Senator catcher Charlie Farrell throws out 8 attempted stealers in the year 1897.  

May 12   On this day in history 1800-1900 year old fossil of "girl of Yde" found in Drente Neth  

May 12   1800-1900 year old fossil of "girl of Yde" found in Drente Netherlands on this day in history.  

May 12   On this day in history battle at Thessalië Turkish army beats Greece  

May 12   Battle at Thessalië: Turkish army beats Greece in the year 1897.  

May 12   Ulrika "Minna" Cant-Johnstown, Finnish playwright, dies at 53 on this day in history.  

May 14   Great-Britain signs treaty with emperor Menelik II of Abyssinia on this day in history.  

May 14   Sidney Bechet, US, jazz clarinetist/saxophonist/band leader on this day in history.  

May 15   The Greek army retreats with heavy losses in the Greco-Turkish War on this day in history.  

May 16   On this day in history walther Geiser, composer  

May 18   In the year 1897 frank Capra, Ital, director (Its a Wonderful Life, Arsenic & Old Lace)  

May 18   Irish Music Festival 1st held (Dublin) on this day in history.  

May 18   On this day in history irish Music Festival first held (Dublin)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1897

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Walter Greaza, St Paul Minn, actor (Martin Kane Private Eye) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Jim Londos, Greek wrestler (d. 1975) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of marion Davies, [Marion Cecelia Douras], Bkln, actress (Operator 13)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of pola Negri, [Barbara A Chalupec], Polish/US actress (Madame Bovary)  

Jan 05   In the year 1897 birth of jack Wagner, OH, actor (Jive Junction)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of theo Mackeben, German pianist/composer (Lady Fanny, Bel Ami)  

Jan 06   Billy Greene, actor (Burton-One Man's Family) was born in the year 1897.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of dennis Wheatley, British author (d. 1977)  

Famous Deaths In 1897

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 12   On this day in history death of isaac Pitman, British inventor (Pitman Shorthand) (b. 1813)  

Jan 30   In the year 1897 john Cottam, cricket (Test for Aust 1897, no Sheffield matches), dies  

Feb 01   In the year 1897 death of constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist (b. 1826)  

Feb 05   On this day in history hoss Radbourn, pitcher won 60 games in 1884, dies at 42  

Feb 06   In the year 1897 ebenezer C Brewer, British writer (Dictionary of Phrase & Fable), dies  

Feb 07   On this day in history galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist (Ferrari), dies at 49  

Feb 19   In the year 1897 karl T Weierstrass, German mathematician, dies at 81  

Feb 23   On this day in history woldemar Bargiel, composer, dies at 68  

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