Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 23 February 2019
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 Carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities) in the year 1889.
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) on this day in history.
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 On this day in history the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 On this day in history howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 In the year 1889 john Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers)
Feb 11 Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890 on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history the first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda
Feb 12 On this day in history andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 Caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres in the year 1889.
Feb 14 In the year 1889 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east in the year 1889.
Feb 17 In the year 1889 h[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire
Feb 18 On this day in history sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 Jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex) on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 Felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan) in the year 1889.
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union
Feb 22 In the year 1889 robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)
Feb 22 U.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union on this day in history.
Feb 23 Cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye) in the year 1889.
Feb 28 In the year 1889 victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City)
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes 1st US antitrust
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 On this day in history edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
Mar 03 In the year 1889 fritz Behrend, composer
Mar 04 On this day in history benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 On this day in history pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)