Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 02 Australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England in the year 1898.
Mar 06 On this day in history hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's)
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) on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen
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 On this day in history dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm)
Mar 11 In the year 1898 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 Josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma) in the year 1898.
Mar 16 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 in the year 1898.
Mar 17 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1898 otto Jochum, composer
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 in the year 1898.
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 Explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men in the year 1898.
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 Dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard) in the year 1898.
Mar 24 On this day in history the first recoreded sale of an automobile
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 29 Cecil Lewis, airman/writer on this day in history.
Mar 30 Heinz Risse, writer in the year 1898.
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies in the year 1898.
Apr 01 Nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand) on this day in history.
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.