Historical Events In 1890
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Dec 18 Frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1890 lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda
Dec 19 In the year 1890 klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880]
Dec 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Beryl Coronet" (BG) in the year 1890.
Dec 21 On this day in history fred M Vinson, US Supreme Court Justice (1946-53)
Dec 21 Niels Vilhelm Gade, Danish composer, dies at 73 in the year 1890.
Dec 21 In the year 1890 pim Mulier 1st & only trip to "Alvesteddetocht"
Dec 22 On this day in history cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia.
Dec 22 Mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm) on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1890 heinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (Trojan War), dies at 86
Dec 26 King Mwanga of Uganda signs contract with East Africa Company on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history maurice Schoemaker, composer
Dec 28 Frank Butler, Oxford England, actor/sreenwriter (Road to Bali, China) in the year 1890.
Dec 29 On this day in history 300 Sioux Indians are killed by US troops at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.
Dec 29 Big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history federal troops massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD; Indian "war" in the west
Dec 29 The "Battle of Wounded Knee" ends the last major Indian resistance to white settlement in America on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history the last ever battle between American natives and US troops takes place
Dec 29 On this day in history uS 7th Cavalry massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD
Dec 31 On this day in history ellis Island (New York NY) opens as a US immigration depot
Dec 31 In the year 1890 ellis Island (NYC) opens as a US immigration depot