Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 20 January 2020
Jul 04 In the year 1898 sable Island, Nova Scotia, the French ship La Bourgogne collides with British ship the Cromartyshire; 560 persons drown.
Jul 04 In the year 1898 uS flag hoisted over Wake Island (Spanish-American War)
Jul 06 Armed Auxiliary Dixie captures Spanish Three Bells, Pilgrim, and Greeman Castle in the year 1898.
Jul 06 In the year 1898 hanns Eisler, German/US composer/German DR-minister for propaganda
Jul 07 On this day in history hanns Eisler, composer
Jul 07 Lucien Petipa, French dancer/choreograph/ballet leader, dies on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1898 pres McKinley signs resolution of annexation of Hawaiian Is
Jul 07 On this day in history uS annexes Hawaii
Jul 08 In the year 1898 alec Waugh, London, novelist (Island in the Sun); brother of Evelyn
Jul 08 Phillies Red Donahue no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 on this day in history.
Jul 09 Gerard Walschap, Flemish writer/journalist (Mary, Revolt in Congo) on this day in history.
Jul 10 Jean-Baptiste Marchands expedition reaches Fashoda at White Hippo in the year 1898.
Jul 11 Charles Chanoine, French lt/mass murderer in Senegal, dies in the year 1898.
Jul 11 Hendrik J Pos, Dutch philosopher/CEO (Committee of Watchfulness) on this day in history.
Jul 12 Jean-Baptiste Marchand hoists French flag in Fashoda Sudan on this day in history.
Jul 12 Paul Voulet, French captain/mass murderer in Senegal, dies in the year 1898.
Jul 13 In the year 1898 guglielmo Marconi patents radio
Jul 13 In the year 1898 guglielmo Marconi patents the radio
Jul 13 In the year 1898 martin David, German/Neth law historian
Jul 13 SF Ferry Building at foot of Market St opens on this day in history.
Jul 14 Ivan Triesault, Estonia, actor (Cry of the Werewolf, Black Parachute) in the year 1898.
Jul 15 On this day in history noel Gay, [Richard Moxon Armitage], composer
Jul 16 A Charlois discovers asteroid #437 Rhodia on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1898 berenice Abbott, Springfield Oh, photographer (World of Atget)
Jul 17 Spanish American War-Spaniads surrender to US at Santiago Cuba in the year 1898.
Jul 17 Spanish American War-Spaniards surrender to US at Santiago Cuba on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history emil Hartmann, composer, dies at 62
Jul 18 Herbert Marcuse, Berlin, communist philosopher (Eros & Civilization) on this day in history.
Jul 19 Juan Bautista Plaza-Alfonzo, composer in the year 1898.
Jul 20 In the year 1898 yuri Arnold, composer, dies at 86
Jul 21 On this day in history ernest Willem Mulder, composer
Jul 21 On this day in history spain cedes Guam to US
Jul 22 On this day in history alexander Calder, sculptor (mobiles, stabiles)
Jul 22 In the year 1898 belgica crew see 1st sunrise in 1600 hrs-1st to endure Antarct winter