Historical Events In 1898
Friday, 23 October 2020
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1898 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 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen in the year 1898.
Mar 10 Cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown) on this day in history.
Mar 11 Dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm) in the year 1898.
Mar 11 On this day in history the birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star
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 On this day in history aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
Mar 17 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes) in the year 1898.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 18 On this day in history otto Jochum, composer
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1898 explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men.
Mar 23 On this day in history georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 27 Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80 in the year 1898.
Mar 29 In the year 1898 cecil Lewis, airman/writer
Mar 30 Heinz Risse, writer in the year 1898.
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 In the year 1898 adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms
Apr 03 In the year 1898 george Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic)