Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 20 May 2019
Jul 22 Belgica crew see first sunrise in 1600 hrs-1st to endure Antarct winter on this day in history.
Jul 23 Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46) on this day in history.
Jul 24 Amelia Earhart, US aviator (1st woman to solo Atlantic) in the year 1898.
Jul 24 On this day in history the birth of Amelia Earhart, American aviator
Jul 25 In the year 1898 1st US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay
Jul 25 During the Spanish-American War, U.S. forces launched their invasion of Puerto Rico, a 108-mile long, forty-mile-wide island that was one of Spain's two principle possessions in the Caribbean in the year 1898.
Jul 25 The first US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay in the year 1898.
Jul 27 On this day in history audley Moore, civil rights activist, humanitarian [Queen Mother]
Jul 27 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Dancing Men" (BG) on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1898 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of The Dancing Men" (BG)
Jul 28 In the year 1898 spanish troops in Ponce, Puerto Rico, surrender
Jul 28 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of the Retired Colourman"(BG)
Jul 29 Isidor Isaac Rabi, Poland, physicist (explored atom, Nobel 1944) on this day in history.
Jul 30 "Scientific America" carried the first magazine automobile ad. The Winton Motor Car Company of Cleveland, OH invited readers to "Dispense with a Horse." in the year 1898.
Jul 30 On this day in history henry Moore, England, sculptor (Vertebrae)
Jul 30 In the year 1898 otto von Bismarck, German "Iron" chancellor, dies at 83
Jul 30 In the year 1898 the birth of Henry Moore, English sculptor
Jul 30 Will Kellogg invents Corn Flakes on this day in history.
Aug 01 Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1898 brother Adam [Kehrle], benedictine monk/beekeeper
Aug 08 Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans) on this day in history.
Aug 09 David de Jong, Dutch writer (Mutiny on the Canal) in the year 1898.
Aug 11 Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, politician/trade unionist on this day in history.
Aug 12 Hawaii formally annexed to US on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1898 oscar Homolka, Vienna Austria, actor (I Remember Mama)
Aug 12 Peace protocol ends Spanish-American War, signed on this day in history.
Aug 13 Jean Borota, France, tennis champ (35 Wimbledons between 1922-64) in the year 1898.
Aug 13 On this day in history uS forces under George Dewey captures Manila during Spanish-Amer war
Aug 15 In the year 1898 lillian Carter, Pres Carter's (1977-1981) mom
Aug 16 Edwin Prescott patents roller coaster in the year 1898.
Aug 16 In the year 1898 roller coaster patented
Aug 17 Carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Aug 17 Gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian in the year 1898.
Aug 20 G Kraus, director Santpoort (Insanity in Netherlands) in the year 1898.