Historical Events In 1898
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Sep 20 Theodor Fontane, German author (Der Stechlin), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history china's empress-mother Ci Xi & emperor De Zong arrested
Sep 21 Tushar Kanti Ghosh, world's oldest/longest serving newspaper Editor on this day in history.
Sep 21 Tzu-Hsi, dowager Empress of China, seizes power and revokes reforms on this day in history.
Sep 24 Bartel Wilton, ship builder, dies at 70 in the year 1898.
Sep 24 On this day in history charlotte D baroness of Pallandt, Dutch sculptress
Sep 26 On this day in history george Gershwin, composer born
Sep 26 George Gershwin, [Jacob Gershvin], Bkln, composer (Rhapsody in Blue) in the year 1898.
Sep 26 The birth of George Gershwin, American composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 Victor Herbert/Harry Smith' musical premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 27 Vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two) on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history french troops reach Guinea & Sudan, Samori caught
Sep 30 On this day in history city of NY established
Sep 30 In the year 1898 felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler)
Oct 01 In the year 1898 dutch railway Alkmaar-Receiver opens
Oct 01 Henry Huntington buys the LA Railway on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history jews are expelled from Kiev Russia
Oct 01 On this day in history karl Ranki, composer
Oct 06 On this day in history gustav Mahler conducts 1st Wiener Philharmonic
Oct 07 Alfred Wallenstein, Chicago Illinois, conductor (Chic Symph 1922-29) in the year 1898.
Oct 08 In the year 1898 1st Canadian Intercollegiate football game: McGill beats Queen's, 3-2
Oct 08 Clarence Williams, composer in the year 1898.
Oct 12 In the year 1898 establishment of the first town council in Mateur.
Oct 14 Cruys Voorbergh, Dutch actor/director (Flying Dutchman) in the year 1898.
Oct 15 Gunther Ramin, composer in the year 1898.
Oct 16 In the year 1898 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
Oct 17 In the year 1898 mildred Knopf, cookbook writer
Oct 18 On this day in history american flag raised in Puerto Rico
Oct 18 On this day in history george Cuzon, Amersham England, actor (Hooded Terror)
Oct 18 On this day in history puerto Rico formerly taken over by America, from the Spanish
Oct 20 In the year 1898 nC Mutual & Provident Insurance Company forms
Oct 21 Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa on this day in history.
Oct 22 Damaso Alonso, Spanish poet (Hijos de la ira) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Sidney van den Bergh, Dutch businessman/politician in the year 1898.