Historical Events In 1898
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Apr 25 In the year 1898 congress declares war existed with Spain since 21 April
Apr 25 US declares war on Spain on this day in history.
Apr 25 US declares war on Spain over Cuba on this day in history.
Apr 26 Edward PF Eagan, Denver, boxer (Oly-gold-20)/bobsledder (Oly-gold-32) on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history u.S. warships engage Spanish gunboats and shore batteries at Cienfuegos, Cuba
Apr 30 Championship wrestling match at Met turns into a brawl on this day in history.
Apr 30 Championship wrestling match at the Met turns into a brawl in the year 1898.
May 01 Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian, dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1898 eugene R Black, US, Pres of World Bank (1953-62)
May 01 George Dewey commands, "You may fire when you are ready, Gridley" as US route Spanish fleet at Manila on this day in history.
May 02 Jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark) in the year 1898.
May 03 In the year 1898 camp Merriman established at Presidio (San Fransisco)
May 03 Camp Merriman forms at Presidio (SF) (see 0517) in the year 1898.
May 03 Golda Meir, [Meyerson], Kiev Ukraine, 4th Israeli PM (1969-74) in the year 1898.
May 04 24th Kentucky Derby: Willie Simms aboard Plaudit wins in 2:09 in the year 1898.
May 06 Daniel Gerber, Freemont Mi, beloved by babies at mealtime on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history vera Chapman, writer
May 08 In the year 1898 the first games of the Italian Football League are played.
May 10 On this day in history ariel Durant, writer (Story of Civilization)
May 11 In the year 1898 sailors and Marines from USS Marblehead cut trans-oceanic cable near Cienfuegos, Cuba, isolating Cuba from Spain.
May 12 In the year 1898 louisiana adopts new constitution with "grandfather clause" designed to eliminate black voters
May 14 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer on this day in history.
May 15 Arlette-Leonie Arletty, [Bathiat], Courbevoie France, actress (Maxime) on this day in history.
May 16 August de Schrijver, Belgian politician/founder (CVP) in the year 1898.
May 17 In the year 1898 camp Merritt forms in Presidio [see 0503]
May 18 On this day in history juan J Domenchina, Spanish poet/interpreter (sombra desterrada)
May 19 In the year 1898 post Office authorizes use of postcards
May 21 In the year 1898 armand Hammer, NYC, millionaire industrialist (Occidental Petroleum)
May 21 US Assay Office in Seattle WA authorized on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1898 uS Assay Office in Seattle, Washington authorized
May 22 In the year 1898 edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48
May 22 On this day in history rené de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven)
May 23 1st Philippine Expeditionary Troops sail from SF in the year 1898.
May 23 Frank McHugh, actor (Front Page, Gold Diggers 1935, Mighty Joe Young) in the year 1898.