Historical Events In 1889
Friday, 14 December 2018
Feb 03 Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40 in the year 1889.
Feb 03 In the year 1889 carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 In the year 1889 walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities)
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) in the year 1889.
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter in the year 1889.
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 in the year 1889.
Feb 08 On this day in history flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 John Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers) on this day in history.
Feb 11 Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890 in the year 1889.
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 Andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres
Feb 14 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east in the year 1889.
Feb 14 In the year 1889 first trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east
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 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 In the year 1889 levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 Felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan) in the year 1889.
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union in the year 1889.
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 In the year 1889 cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 On this day in history victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City)
Mar 02 On this day in history kansas passes 1st US antitrust
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49 in the year 1889.
Mar 03 Fritz Behrend, composer on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1889 benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 In the year 1889 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)