Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 18 March 2019
Mar 01 On this day in history 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.
Mar 02 On this day in history australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England
Mar 06 Hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's) on this day in history.
Mar 07 Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer in the year 1898.
Mar 08 On this day in history louise Beavers, Cin Ohio, actress (Beulah-Beulah, Made for each other)
Mar 08 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen in the year 1898.
Mar 08 On this day in history richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 In the year 1898 cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 Dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm) in the year 1898.
Mar 11 The birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star in the year 1898.
Mar 12 In the year 1898 fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 In the year 1898 josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 Blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington on this day in history.
Mar 17 The first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes in the year 1898.
Mar 18 On this day in history otto Jochum, composer
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 on this day in history.
Mar 21 Explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men in the year 1898.
Mar 23 Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus on this day in history.
Mar 24 1st automobile sold in the year 1898.
Mar 24 On this day in history dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard)
Mar 24 On this day in history the first recoreded sale of an automobile
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 In the year 1898 renzo Massarani, composer
Mar 27 Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1898 cecil Lewis, airman/writer
Mar 30 Heinz Risse, writer in the year 1898.
Mar 31 On this day in history edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies
Apr 01 On this day in history nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand)
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)