Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
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 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) in the year 1898.
Mar 07 On this day in history jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer
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 on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
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) in the year 1898.
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 On this day in history josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 in the year 1898.
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 17 On this day in history the first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes
Mar 18 In the year 1898 otto Jochum, composer
Mar 19 On this day in history joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26
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 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 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 The first recoreded sale of an automobile on this day in history.
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 On this day in history intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC
Mar 26 On this day in history renzo Massarani, composer
Mar 27 Sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Cecil Lewis, airman/writer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand)
Apr 02 Adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms on this day in history.
Apr 03 George Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic) on this day in history.