Historical Events In 1898
Friday, 16 November 2018
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 In the year 1898 australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England
Mar 06 Hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's) in the year 1898.
Mar 07 Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 On this day in history cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 Dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm) on this day in history.
Mar 11 The birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star on this day in history.
Mar 12 Fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa) on this day in history.
Mar 13 Josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma) on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1898 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 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 Otto Jochum, composer in the year 1898.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 24 1st automobile sold on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1898 dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard)
Mar 24 On this day in history the first recoreded sale of an automobile
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 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 Heinz Risse, writer in the year 1898.
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies in the year 1898.
Apr 01 On this day in history 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)