Historical Events In 1898
Friday, 10 July 2020
Dec 10 Spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam on this day in history.
Dec 11 Nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn) on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania
Dec 13 Daniel Lazarus, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history first passenger train over the newly reconstructed Victoria Railway Bridge, Montreal. The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge.
Dec 13 On this day in history george Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72
Dec 14 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 15 In the year 1898 fernando Remacha, composer
Dec 18 In the year 1898 at a site near Paris, France, Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat sets the world's first official automobile land speed record of 39 miles per hour.
Dec 18 In the year 1898 automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph)
Dec 18 Jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history irene [Marie] Dunne, Louisville, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama)
Dec 21 Ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar) on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium
Dec 24 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer, dies at 41 in the year 1898.
Dec 24 Herman Heijermans' "Ghetto," premieres in Amsterdam in the year 1898.
Dec 25 In the year 1898 theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
Dec 26 Radium, the radioactive element, discovered by Pierre and Marie Curie on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1898 georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74
Dec 29 In the year 1898 jeanne Leleu, composer
Dec 30 In the year 1898 vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)