Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
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 On this day in history australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England
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 On this day in history richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
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 In the year 1898 fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 Josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1898.
Mar 17 In the year 1898 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 In the year 1898 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 in the year 1898.
Mar 21 On this day in history explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men.
Mar 23 Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus on this day in history.
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 In the year 1898 assist. SECNAV Theodore Roosevelt proposes Navy investigate military application of Samuel Langley's flying machine, beginning naval aviation
Mar 25 On this day in history intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC
Mar 26 Renzo Massarani, composer in the year 1898.
Mar 27 In the year 1898 sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80
Mar 29 In the year 1898 cecil Lewis, airman/writer
Mar 30 In the year 1898 heinz Risse, writer
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies in the year 1898.
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 On this day in history george Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic)