Historical Events In 1898
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Dec 10 Spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam in the year 1898.
Dec 11 In the year 1898 nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn)
Dec 12 In the year 1898 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania
Dec 13 Daniel Lazarus, composer in the year 1898.
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 The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge on this day in history.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 George Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1898.
Dec 14 On this day in history frederick Douglass Hall, composer
Dec 15 On this day in history 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 Automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium
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 Theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter in the year 1898.
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 Jeanne Leleu, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 30 In the year 1898 vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)