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Historical Events In 1897

Monday, 21 October 2019

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

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

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

Apr 23   Clement Harris, composer, dies at 25 in the year 1897.  

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

Apr 24   1st reporter, William Price (Wash Star), assigned to White House in the year 1897.  

Apr 24   On this day in history benjamin Lee Whorf, linguist (or 1797)  

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   On this day in history haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer  

Apr 26   Olga Chekova, Russia, actress (Italian Strawhat, Cry of the Children) in the year 1897.  

Apr 27   In the year 1897 grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) dedicated  

May 02   In the year 1897 william Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63  

May 03   In the year 1897 v K Krishna Menon, India, minister of defense  

May 04   On this day in history 23rd Kentucky Derby: Buttons Garner aboard Typhoon II wins in 2:12.5  

May 04   Fire in Paris France bazaar at Rue Jean Goujon kills 200 on this day in history.  

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) in the year 1897.  

May 08   22nd Preakness: T Thorpe aboard Paul Kauvar wins in 1:51ΒΌ in the year 1897.  

May 10   In the year 1897 dalton Parry Conyngham, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1923)  

May 10   On this day in history william Thomas Best, composer, dies at 70  

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   In the year 1897 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   In the year 1897 battle at Thessalië: Turkish army beats Greece  

May 12   Ulrika "Minna" Cant-Johnstown, Finnish playwright, dies at 53 in the year 1897.  

May 14   Great-Britain signs treaty with emperor Menelik II of Abyssinia in the year 1897.  

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

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

May 16   In the year 1897 walther Geiser, composer  

May 18   Frank Capra, Ital, director (Its a Wonderful Life, Arsenic & Old Lace) in the year 1897.  

May 18   Irish Music Festival 1st held (Dublin) in the year 1897.  

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   In the year 1897 birth of walter Greaza, St Paul Minn, actor (Martin Kane Private Eye)  

Jan 02   Jim Londos, Greek wrestler (d. 1975) was born in the year 1897.  

Jan 03   Marion Davies, [Marion Cecelia Douras], Bkln, actress (Operator 13) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Pola Negri, [Barbara A Chalupec], Polish/US actress (Madame Bovary) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 05   Theo Mackeben, German pianist/composer (Lady Fanny, Bel Ami) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of billy Greene, actor (Burton-One Man's Family)  

Jan 08   Dennis Wheatley, British author (d. 1977) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1897

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 12   Isaac Pitman, British inventor (Pitman Shorthand) (b. 1813) died on this day in history.  

Jan 30   John Cottam, cricket (Test for Aust 1897, no Sheffield matches), dies on this day in history.  

Feb 01   Constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist (b. 1826) died in the year 1897.  

Feb 05   Hoss Radbourn, pitcher won 60 games in 1884, dies at 42 in the year 1897.  

Feb 06   On this day in history ebenezer C Brewer, British writer (Dictionary of Phrase & Fable), dies  

Feb 07   In the year 1897 galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist (Ferrari), dies at 49  

Feb 19   On this day in history 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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