Historical Events In 1890
Monday, 10 August 2020
Apr 26 In the year 1890 edgar "E Livingstone" Kennedy, US actor/director (My Old Dutch)
Apr 26 Henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London in the year 1890.
Apr 27 In the year 1890 french troops under Capt Archinard occupy Oussebougou West Sudan
May 02 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history territory of Oklahoma created
May 03 B Traven, writer on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil)
May 06 In the year 1890 claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine)
May 06 On this day in history hubert Leonard, composer, dies at 71
May 06 In the year 1890 mormon Church renounces polygamy [1006-Truth Restored (Morman pub)]
May 07 On this day in history billy House, Minn, actor (Imitation of Life, Bedlam, Egg & I)
May 12 On this day in history louisiana legalized prize fighting
May 13 On this day in history 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75
May 13 Lord Salisbury offers Germany Helgoland in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria in the year 1890.
May 14 16th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Riley wins in 2:45 on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history katherine Anne Porter, US, novelist (Ship of Fools)
May 17 On this day in history clyde Fitch's "Beau Brummel," premieres in NYC
May 17 In the year 1890 comic Cuts, first weekly comic paper, published in London
May 17 Philip James, composer in the year 1890.
May 19 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on this day in history.
May 19 Ho Chi Minh, trail blazer/leader of Vietnam (1946, 1969) on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1890 the birth of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader, after whom Saigon was renamed
May 20 On this day in history beniamino Gigli, Italy, tenor (Enzo-La Gioconde)
May 21 Albert van Raalte, conductor (AVRO-orchestra) in the year 1890.
May 23 Herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes) on this day in history.
May 24 Caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany on this day in history.
May 24 Geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma in the year 1890.
May 24 In the year 1890 tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London
May 26 On this day in history kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits)
May 28 Viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1890 francis de Bourguignon, composer
May 30 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz) in the year 1890.
Jun 01 Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun) in the year 1890.
Jun 01 US census at 62,622,250 on this day in history.