Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 19 November 2018
Dec 10 On this day in history spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam
Dec 11 Nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn) in the year 1898.
Dec 12 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania in the year 1898.
Dec 13 Daniel Lazarus, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 13 In the year 1898 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 The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge.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 In the year 1898 george Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72
Dec 14 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1898 fernando Remacha, composer
Dec 18 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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph) in the year 1898.
Dec 18 Jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist on this day in history.
Dec 20 Irene [Marie] Dunne, Louisville, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama) in the year 1898.
Dec 21 In the year 1898 ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar)
Dec 21 Scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1898 eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer, dies at 41
Dec 24 On this day in history herman Heijermans' "Ghetto," premieres in Amsterdam
Dec 25 On this day in history theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
Dec 26 Radium, the radioactive element, discovered by Pierre and Marie Curie in the year 1898.
Dec 29 Georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1898.
Dec 29 On this day in history jeanne Leleu, composer
Dec 30 Vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard) in the year 1898.