Historical Events In 1898
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Mar 01 Through service commences over the Intercolonial Railway between Halifax and Montreal. This is achieved through a series of leases and running rights agreements with the Grand trunk Railway on this day in history.
Mar 02 Australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1898 hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's)
Mar 07 In the year 1898 jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer
Mar 08 Louise Beavers, Cin Ohio, actress (Beulah-Beulah, Made for each other) on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen
Mar 08 On this day in history richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 On this day in history cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 In the year 1898 dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm)
Mar 11 The birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 On this day in history josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 On this day in history aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
Mar 17 In the year 1898 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 In the year 1898 blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington
Mar 17 On this day in history the first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes
Mar 18 Otto Jochum, composer on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1898 joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26
Mar 19 USS Oregon departs San Francisco for 14,000 mile trip around South America to join U.S. Squadron off Cuba in the year 1898.
Mar 21 Explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men in the year 1898.
Mar 23 On this day in history georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus
Mar 24 On this day in history 1st automobile sold
Mar 24 Dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard) in the year 1898.
Mar 24 The first recoreded sale of an automobile in the year 1898.
Mar 25 In the year 1898 assist. SECNAV Theodore Roosevelt proposes Navy investigate military application of Samuel Langley's flying machine, beginning naval aviation
Mar 25 In the year 1898 intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC
Mar 26 Renzo Massarani, composer in the year 1898.
Mar 27 Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80 in the year 1898.
Mar 29 Cecil Lewis, airman/writer in the year 1898.
Mar 30 On this day in history heinz Risse, writer
Mar 31 In the year 1898 edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies
Apr 01 Nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand) on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms
Apr 03 On this day in history george Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic)