Historical Events In 1898
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Dec 10 Spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn)
Dec 12 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania in the year 1898.
Dec 13 On this day in history daniel Lazarus, composer
Dec 13 First passenger train over the newly reconstructed Victoria Railway Bridge, Montreal. The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1898 george Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72
Dec 14 In the year 1898 frederick Douglass Hall, composer
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 in the year 1898.
Dec 18 On this day in history automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph)
Dec 18 Jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist in the year 1898.
Dec 20 On this day in history irene [Marie] Dunne, Louisville, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama)
Dec 21 In the year 1898 ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar)
Dec 21 In the year 1898 scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium
Dec 24 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Dec 24 On this day in history herman Heijermans' "Ghetto," premieres in Amsterdam
Dec 25 In the year 1898 theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
Dec 26 In the year 1898 radium, the radioactive element, discovered by Pierre and Marie Curie
Dec 29 In the year 1898 georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74
Dec 29 On this day in history jeanne Leleu, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)