Historical Events In 1898
Friday, 22 March 2019
Aug 21 On this day in history nicola van Westerhout, composer, dies at 40
Aug 22 Francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 18th US Mens Tennis: Malcolm Whitman beats Dwight Davis (36 62 62 61)
Aug 23 On this day in history joseph Robinson, composer, dies at 82
Aug 24 Albert Claude, Belgium, biologist/physician (Nobel 1974) in the year 1898.
Aug 25 In the year 1898 700 Greeks and 15 Englishmen are slaughtered by the Turks in Heraklion, Greece.
Aug 26 Peggy Guggenheim, art patron & collector on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1898 enny de Leeuwe, [Engelina], actress (Anatevka)/wife of Pierre Mols
Aug 28 Caleb Bradham renames his carbonated soft drink "Pepsi-Cola" on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1898 ludwig Turek, writer
Aug 29 Preston Sturges, [Edmund P Biden], Chic, director (Sullivan's Travels) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1898 the Goodyear tire company is founded.
Sep 01 Dutch soccer team Receiver forms on this day in history.
Sep 01 Marilyn Miller, [Renolds], US actress (Sunny)/wife of Jack Pickford in the year 1898.
Sep 02 Battle of Omdurman: Lord Kitchener retakes Sudan for Britain on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history hubert Howard, British journalist (Times), dies through friendly fire
Sep 02 In the year 1898 lord Kitchener retakes Sudan for Britain
Sep 05 On this day in history ebbe Hamerik, composer
Sep 05 In the year 1898 sarah Emma Evelyn Edmonds, disguised as man fought for union, dies
Sep 06 On this day in history lord Kitchener destroys Mahdi's tomb in Omdurman
Sep 08 Queenie Smith, NYC, actress/dancer (Funny Side) in the year 1898.
Sep 09 On this day in history frank "Fordham Flash" Frisch, NYC, baseball player (NL MVP 1931)
Sep 09 Ottawa Football Club re-organizes into the Rough Riders on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history adele Marie Astaire, Omaha NE, sister of Fred Astaire, entertainer
Sep 10 On this day in history elisabeth AE, empress of Austria/wife of Franz Joseph I, dies at 60
Sep 10 On this day in history lord Kitchener's ships sails from Kartoum to Fashoda
Sep 11 Adolphe-Abraham Samuel, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1898.
Sep 12 In the year 1898 ben Shahn, painter (1964 Arts & Letters)
Sep 13 20,000 Paris construction workers go on strike on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1898 paul A Daum, writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper), dies
Sep 15 In the year 1898 john J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship's doctor/writer/poet (El Dorado)
Sep 15 In the year 1898 national Afro-American Council forms in Rochester NY
Sep 18 Lord Kitcheners ships reach Fashoda Sudan on this day in history.
Sep 19 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71) in the year 1898.