Historical Events In 1898
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 06 In the year 1898 hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's)
Mar 07 Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer in the year 1898.
Mar 08 Louise Beavers, Cin Ohio, actress (Beulah-Beulah, Made for each other) in the year 1898.
Mar 08 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen in the year 1898.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 In the year 1898 cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 On this day in history dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm)
Mar 11 The birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star in the year 1898.
Mar 12 On this day in history fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 In the year 1898 josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 In the year 1898 aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
Mar 17 On this day in history 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 On this day in history blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington
Mar 17 In the year 1898 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1898 1st automobile sold
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 in the year 1898.
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 Heinz Risse, writer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1898.
Apr 02 On this day in history adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms
Apr 03 George Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic) in the year 1898.