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Historical Events In 1898

Monday, 21 June 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   In the year 1898 edward PF Eagan, Denver, boxer (Oly-gold-20)/bobsledder (Oly-gold-32)  

Apr 29   U.S. warships engage Spanish gunboats and shore batteries at Cienfuegos, Cuba in the year 1898.  

Apr 30   On this day in history championship wrestling match at Met turns into a brawl  

Apr 30   Championship wrestling match at the Met turns into a brawl on this day in history.  

May 01   Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian, dies at 81 in the year 1898.  

May 01   Eugene R Black, US, Pres of World Bank (1953-62) on this day in history.  

May 01   George Dewey commands, "You may fire when you are ready, Gridley" as US route Spanish fleet at Manila in the year 1898.  

May 02   Jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark) on this day in history.  

May 03   On this day in history camp Merriman established at Presidio (San Fransisco)  

May 03   Camp Merriman forms at Presidio (SF) (see 0517) on this day in history.  

May 03   On this day in history golda Meir, [Meyerson], Kiev Ukraine, 4th Israeli PM (1969-74)  

May 04   In the year 1898 24th Kentucky Derby: Willie Simms aboard Plaudit wins in 2:09  

May 06   On this day in history daniel Gerber, Freemont Mi, beloved by babies at mealtime  

May 07   Vera Chapman, writer on this day in history.  

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   Sailors and Marines from USS Marblehead cut trans-oceanic cable near Cienfuegos, Cuba, isolating Cuba from Spain in the year 1898.  

May 12   In the year 1898 louisiana adopts new constitution with "grandfather clause" designed to eliminate black voters  

May 14   On this day in history bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer  

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   Camp Merritt forms in Presidio [see 0503] on this day in history.  

May 18   Juan J Domenchina, Spanish poet/interpreter (sombra desterrada) in the year 1898.  

May 19   Post Office authorizes use of postcards on this day in history.  

May 21   In the year 1898 armand Hammer, NYC, millionaire industrialist (Occidental Petroleum)  

May 21   US Assay Office in Seattle WA authorized in the year 1898.  

May 21   US Assay Office in Seattle, Washington authorized on this day in history.  

May 22   In the year 1898 edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48  

May 22   On this day in history renĂ© de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven)  

May 23   1st Philippine Expeditionary Troops sail from SF on this day in history.  

May 23   Frank McHugh, actor (Front Page, Gold Diggers 1935, Mighty Joe Young) in the year 1898.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1898

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   George van Derton, Belgian was born in the year 1898.  

Jan 01   George van Derton, Belgian racer (won 500 race) was born in the year 1898.  

Jan 01   Viktor Ullmann, opera composer (Der Kaiser von Atlantis) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1898 birth of johannes Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)  

Jan 03   ZaSu Pitts, Parsons Kansas, actress (Life With Father, Dames) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of roger Vuataz, composer  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of jan Filip Boon, Flemish author/editor (De Standaard 1929-39)  

Jan 06   In the year 1898 birth of charles E. Pont, American artist (d. 1971)  

Famous Deaths In 1898

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   James Wimshurst, British designer/inventor (vacuum pump), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Frantisek Pivoda, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1898.  

Jan 11   On this day in history gaetano Capocci, composer, dies at 86  

Jan 14   Lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Charles Pelham Villiers, longest-serving MP in the British House of Commons (b. 1802) died in the year 1898.  

Jan 23   In the year 1898 w A Remy, composer, dies at 66  

Jan 28   Alexandru Flechtenmacher, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Thomas Bracken, New Zealand poet (b. 1843) died on this day in history.  

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