Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 22 July 2019
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 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 In the year 1898 alvar Aalto, Finland, architect (Finlandia House)
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 On this day in history bertolt Brecht, Germany, playwright (Mother Courage)/composer
Feb 10 The birth of Bertolt Brecht, German poet and dramatist on this day in history.
Feb 11 Leo Szilard, Hungary, physicist/A-bomb worker/peace activist in the year 1898.
Feb 11 In the year 1898 owen Smith of NC, AME Zion minister, named minister to Liberia
Feb 11 Owen Smith of North Carolina, AME Zion minister, named minister to Liberia in the year 1898.
Feb 12 On this day in history wallace Ford, [Samuel Jones Grundy], Batton England, actor (Deputy)
Feb 13 Neville Pearson, English publisher on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1898 fritz Zwicky, Swiss astronomer (super nova)
Feb 15 On this day in history toto, (Antonio de Curtis), Naples Italy, actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri)
Feb 15 USS Maine blows up in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die in the year 1898.
Feb 15 USS Maine sinks in Havana harbor, cause unknown-258 sailors die on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history katharine Cornell, actress (Barretts of Wimpole St)
Feb 17 In the year 1898 tom Lowry, cricketer (NZ batsman in seven Tests & their 1st Test capt)
Feb 18 On this day in history enzo Ferrari, racing car manufacturer, Modena
Feb 18 On this day in history 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 in the year 1898.
Feb 22 Black postmaster lynched, his wife & 3 daughters shot in Lake City SC on this day in history.
Feb 23 In France, Emile Zola is imprisoned for writing his "J'accuse" letter accusing government of anti-Semitism & wrongly jailing Alfred Dreyfus in the year 1898.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1898 julien de Valckenaere, Flemish writer
Feb 27 On this day in history allison Danzig, sports writer (Tennis Pictorial History)
Feb 28 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey) on this day in history.