Historical Events In 1897
Monday, 10 December 2018
Jul 30 Jacques de Kadt, Dutch politician/writer (Fascism is War!) on this day in history.
Aug 03 John McNally's musical "Good Mr Best," premieres in NYC in the year 1897.
Aug 04 In the year 1897 henry A Rucker appointed Collector of Internal Revenue for Georgia
Aug 04 Joseph Calleia, Malta, actor (Jungle Book, Gilda, Touch of Evil) in the year 1897.
Aug 07 On this day in history franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
Aug 08 On this day in history jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian, dies at 79
Aug 09 On this day in history ralph Wyckoff, American pioneer in x-ray crystallography
Aug 10 Automobile Club of Great Britain established (now: Royal Auto Club) on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history edward Orval Gourdin, Jacksonville, long jumper (Olympic-silver-1924)
Aug 11 Louise Bogan, Maine, writer (Sleeping Fury) in the year 1897.
Aug 11 The birth of Enid Blyton, English author in the year 1897.
Aug 12 In the year 1897 british naval authorities grant US Navy permission to put battleship 'Indiana' in drydock in Halifax, Nova Scotia
Aug 12 In the year 1897 manuel Blancafort, composer
Aug 13 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63 in the year 1897.
Aug 14 The town of Anosimena is captured by French troops from Menabe defenders in Madagascar in the year 1897.
Aug 15 In the year 1897 marion Eugene Bauer, composer
Aug 16 Robert Ringling, circus master on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history w B Purvis patents electric railway switch
Aug 19 1st electric taxi's drive in London in the year 1897.
Aug 20 On this day in history tarjei Vesaas, Norwegian author (Det Store Spelet)
Aug 21 In the year 1897 oldsmobile begins operation as a General Motors Corp division
Aug 22 Bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series) in the year 1897.
Aug 25 Jaroslav Ridky, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 Ad van Emmenes, Dutch soccer reporter in the year 1897.
Aug 27 Roger Bresnahan debuts as Wash Senator pitcher (later HOF catcher) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history morris Ankrum, IL, actor (Kronos, Half Human, Earth vs Flying Saucers)
Aug 30 The town of Ambiky is captured by France from Menabe in Madagascar on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1897 frederic March, Wisc, actor (Dr Jeckyll-Acad Awards 1932/1946)
Aug 31 On this day in history general Kitchener occupies Berber, North of Khartoum
Sep 01 Subway service in Boston, MA begins on this day in history.
Sep 01 The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground rapid transit system in North America on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history "McCall-magazine 1st published
Sep 02 The first issue of McCall's magazine goes on sale at newsstands on this day in history.
Sep 03 Cecil Parker, Hastings England, actor (Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities) in the year 1897.