Historical Events In 1890
Friday, 07 May 2021
Apr 26 Edgar "E Livingstone" Kennedy, US actor/director (My Old Dutch) on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London
Apr 27 French troops under Capt Archinard occupy Oussebougou West Sudan in the year 1890.
May 02 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on this day in history.
May 02 Territory of Oklahoma created in the year 1890.
May 03 In the year 1890 b Traven, writer
May 05 Christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil) in the year 1890.
May 06 Claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine) in the year 1890.
May 06 Hubert Leonard, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1890.
May 06 Mormon Church renounces polygamy [1006-Truth Restored (Morman pub)] in the year 1890.
May 07 On this day in history billy House, Minn, actor (Imitation of Life, Bedlam, Egg & I)
May 12 In the year 1890 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 on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history 16th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Riley wins in 2:45
May 15 In the year 1890 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 On this day in history comic Cuts, first weekly comic paper, published in London
May 17 On this day in history philip James, composer
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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes)
May 24 In the year 1890 caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany
May 24 In the year 1890 geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma
May 24 Tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London in the year 1890.
May 26 In the year 1890 kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits)
May 28 On this day in history viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49
May 29 In the year 1890 francis de Bourguignon, composer
May 30 In the year 1890 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz)
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.