Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Mar 01 In the year 1898 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 Australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England in the year 1898.
Mar 06 Hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's) on this day in history.
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 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen on this day in history.
Mar 10 Cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown) in the year 1898.
Mar 11 Dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm) on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1898 the birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star
Mar 12 Fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa) on this day in history.
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 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes) on this day in history.
Mar 17 Blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington in the year 1898.
Mar 17 The first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes in the year 1898.
Mar 18 In the year 1898 otto Jochum, composer
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1898 uSS Oregon departs San Francisco for 14,000 mile trip around South America to join U.S. Squadron off Cuba
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 24 1st automobile sold on this day in history.
Mar 24 Dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard) on this day in history.
Mar 24 The first recoreded sale of an automobile in the year 1898.
Mar 25 Assist. SECNAV Theodore Roosevelt proposes Navy investigate military application of Samuel Langley's flying machine, beginning naval aviation on this day in history.
Mar 25 Intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC in the year 1898.
Mar 26 Renzo Massarani, composer on this day in history.
Mar 27 Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history cecil Lewis, airman/writer
Mar 30 Heinz Risse, writer on this day in history.
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1898 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)