Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 29 Fernand Quinet, Belgian cellist/composer/conductor (La Guerre) on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1898 1st auto insurance policy in US issued, by Travelers Insurance Co
Feb 01 First auto insurance policy in US issued, by Travelers Insurance Company in the year 1898.
Feb 02 Josephina J "Fien" de la Mar, Dutch actress (Theatre De la Mar) on this day in history.
Feb 03 Alvar Aalto, Finland, architect (Finlandia House) in the year 1898.
Feb 08 In the year 1898 john Ames Sherman patents 1st envelope folding & gumming mach (Mass)
Feb 08 John Ames Sherman patents first envelope folding &gumming machine (Massachusetts) on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1898 bertolt Brecht, Germany, playwright (Mother Courage)/composer
Feb 10 The birth of Bertolt Brecht, German poet and dramatist in the year 1898.
Feb 11 Leo Szilard, Hungary, physicist/A-bomb worker/peace activist in the year 1898.
Feb 11 Owen Smith of NC, AME Zion minister, named minister to Liberia on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1898 owen Smith of North Carolina, AME Zion minister, named minister to Liberia
Feb 12 Wallace Ford, [Samuel Jones Grundy], Batton England, actor (Deputy) on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history neville Pearson, English publisher
Feb 14 On this day in history fritz Zwicky, Swiss astronomer (super nova)
Feb 15 In the year 1898 toto, (Antonio de Curtis), Naples Italy, actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri)
Feb 15 On this day in history uSS Maine blows up in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die
Feb 15 USS Maine sinks in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1898 katharine Cornell, actress (Barretts of Wimpole St)
Feb 17 Tom Lowry, cricketer (NZ batsman in seven Tests & their 1st Test capt) on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1898 enzo Ferrari, racing car manufacturer, Modena
Feb 18 In the year 1898 frances Willard, founder (Woman's Christian Temperance), dies at 58
Feb 19 In the year 1898 lauwrens Voorthuyzen, [Lou de Palingboer], Dutch sect leader
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Enzo Ferrari, Italian car manufacturer
Feb 21 In the year 1898 vassily Vainonen, Russian ballet dancers/choreographer (Gayaneh)
Feb 22 Anton de Kom, Surinam/Dutch worker's union leader/resistance fighter on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history black postmaster lynched, his wife & 3 daughters shot in Lake City SC
Feb 23 In France, Emile Zola is imprisoned for writing his "J'accuse" letter accusing government of anti-Semitism & wrongly jailing Alfred Dreyfus on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history reinhard Herbig, German archaeologist
Feb 24 On this day in history kurt Tank, German WW II aircraft designer
Feb 25 In the year 1898 william Thomas Astbury, English physicist/chemist (textiles)
Feb 26 On this day in history julien de Valckenaere, Flemish writer
Feb 27 In the year 1898 allison Danzig, sports writer (Tennis Pictorial History)
Feb 28 In the year 1898 molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey)