Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1898

Thursday, 22 August 2019

Apr 25   Congress declares war existed with Spain since 21 April on this day in history.  

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

Apr 30   In the year 1898 championship wrestling match at Met turns into a brawl  

Apr 30   In the year 1898 championship wrestling match at the Met turns into a brawl  

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

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 in the year 1898.  

May 02   In the year 1898 jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark)  

May 03   Camp Merriman established at Presidio (San Fransisco) in the year 1898.  

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) on this day in history.  

May 04   On this day in history 24th Kentucky Derby: Willie Simms aboard Plaudit wins in 2:09  

May 06   Daniel Gerber, Freemont Mi, beloved by babies at mealtime on this day in history.  

May 07   Vera Chapman, writer in the year 1898.  

May 08   In the year 1898 the first games of the Italian Football League are played.  

May 10   Ariel Durant, writer (Story of Civilization) in the year 1898.  

May 11   On this day in history sailors and Marines from USS Marblehead cut trans-oceanic cable near Cienfuegos, Cuba, isolating Cuba from Spain.  

May 12   Louisiana adopts new constitution with "grandfather clause" designed to eliminate black voters on this day in history.  

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

May 15   On this day in history arlette-Leonie Arletty, [Bathiat], Courbevoie France, actress (Maxime)  

May 16   August de Schrijver, Belgian politician/founder (CVP) on this day in history.  

May 17   Camp Merritt forms in Presidio [see 0503] in the year 1898.  

May 18   On this day in history juan J Domenchina, Spanish poet/interpreter (sombra desterrada)  

May 19   On this day in history post Office authorizes use of postcards  

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

May 21   In the year 1898 uS Assay Office in Seattle WA authorized  

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

May 22   On this day in history edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48  

May 22   RenĂ© de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven) in the year 1898.  

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

May 23   In the year 1898 frank McHugh, actor (Front Page, Gold Diggers 1935, Mighty Joe Young)  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1898

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1898 birth of george van Derton, Belgian  

Jan 01   George van Derton, Belgian racer (won 500 race) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   In the year 1898 birth of viktor Ullmann, opera composer (Der Kaiser von Atlantis)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of johannes Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)  

Jan 03   In the year 1898 birth of zaSu Pitts, Parsons Kansas, actress (Life With Father, Dames)  

Jan 04   Roger Vuataz, composer was born in the year 1898.  

Jan 06   Jan Filip Boon, Flemish author/editor (De Standaard 1929-39) was born in the year 1898.  

Jan 06   Charles E. Pont, American artist (d. 1971) was born in the year 1898.  

Famous Deaths In 1898

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   In the year 1898 james Wimshurst, British designer/inventor (vacuum pump), dies at 70  

Jan 04   On this day in history frantisek Pivoda, composer, dies at 73  

Jan 11   Gaetano Capocci, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1898.  

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

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

Jan 23   W A Remy, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jan 28   On this day in history alexandru Flechtenmacher, composer, dies at 74  

Feb 16   In the year 1898 death of thomas Bracken, New Zealand poet (b. 1843)  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Do you support India on outlawing 'triple talaq' Islamic instant divorce?
Yes
No
Don't Know