Historical Events In 1898
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Jan 29 On this day in history fernand Quinet, Belgian cellist/composer/conductor (La Guerre)
Feb 01 On this day in history 1st auto insurance policy in US issued, by Travelers Insurance Co
Feb 01 On this day in history first auto insurance policy in US issued, by Travelers Insurance Company
Feb 02 Josephina J "Fien" de la Mar, Dutch actress (Theatre De la Mar) in the year 1898.
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) in the year 1898.
Feb 10 Bertolt Brecht, Germany, playwright (Mother Courage)/composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 11 Owen Smith of NC, AME Zion minister, named minister to Liberia in the year 1898.
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) in the year 1898.
Feb 13 In the year 1898 neville Pearson, English publisher
Feb 14 On this day in history fritz Zwicky, Swiss astronomer (super nova)
Feb 15 Toto, (Antonio de Curtis), Naples Italy, actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri) on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history uSS Maine blows up in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die
Feb 15 In the year 1898 uSS Maine sinks in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die
Feb 16 Katharine Cornell, actress (Barretts of Wimpole St) in the year 1898.
Feb 17 Tom Lowry, cricketer (NZ batsman in seven Tests & their 1st Test capt) on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history enzo Ferrari, racing car manufacturer, Modena
Feb 18 Frances Willard, founder (Woman's Christian Temperance), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history lauwrens Voorthuyzen, [Lou de Palingboer], Dutch sect leader
Feb 20 In the year 1898 the birth of Enzo Ferrari, Italian car manufacturer
Feb 21 In the year 1898 vassily Vainonen, Russian ballet dancers/choreographer (Gayaneh)
Feb 22 In the year 1898 anton de Kom, Surinam/Dutch worker's union leader/resistance fighter
Feb 22 Black postmaster lynched, his wife & 3 daughters shot in Lake City SC on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1898 in France, Emile Zola is imprisoned for writing his "J'accuse" letter accusing government of anti-Semitism & wrongly jailing Alfred Dreyfus
Feb 23 In the year 1898 reinhard Herbig, German archaeologist
Feb 24 On this day in history kurt Tank, German WW II aircraft designer
Feb 25 William Thomas Astbury, English physicist/chemist (textiles) in the year 1898.
Feb 26 Julien de Valckenaere, Flemish writer in the year 1898.
Feb 27 In the year 1898 allison Danzig, sports writer (Tennis Pictorial History)
Feb 28 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey) on this day in history.