Historical Events In 1897
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 On this day in history automobile Club of Great Britain established (now: Royal Auto Club)
Aug 10 Edward Orval Gourdin, Jacksonville, long jumper (Olympic-silver-1924) in the year 1897.
Aug 11 Louise Bogan, Maine, writer (Sleeping Fury) on this day in history.
Aug 11 The birth of Enid Blyton, English author in the year 1897.
Aug 12 British naval authorities grant US Navy permission to put battleship 'Indiana' in drydock in Halifax, Nova Scotia on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history manuel Blancafort, composer
Aug 13 In the year 1897 antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
Aug 14 In the year 1897 the town of Anosimena is captured by French troops from Menabe defenders in Madagascar.
Aug 15 In the year 1897 marion Eugene Bauer, composer
Aug 16 In the year 1897 robert Ringling, circus master
Aug 17 On this day in history w B Purvis patents electric railway switch
Aug 19 On this day in history 1st electric taxi's drive in London
Aug 20 In the year 1897 tarjei Vesaas, Norwegian author (Det Store Spelet)
Aug 21 Oldsmobile begins operation as a General Motors Corp division in the year 1897.
Aug 22 Bill Woodfull, cricketer (Australian captain in the Bodyline series) on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1897 jaroslav Ridky, composer
Aug 27 On this day in history ad van Emmenes, Dutch soccer reporter
Aug 27 On this day in history roger Bresnahan debuts as Wash Senator pitcher (later HOF catcher)
Aug 28 Morris Ankrum, IL, actor (Kronos, Half Human, Earth vs Flying Saucers) on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history the town of Ambiky is captured by France from Menabe in Madagascar.
Aug 31 On this day in history 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 in the year 1897.
Sep 01 The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground rapid transit system in North America in the year 1897.
Sep 02 "McCall-magazine 1st published on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history the first issue of McCall's magazine goes on sale at newsstands.
Sep 03 In the year 1897 cecil Parker, Hastings England, actor (Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities)