Historical Events In 1897
Monday, 02 August 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1897 brooklyn merges with New York to form present City of New York
Jan 03 Marion Davies, [Marion Cecelia Douras], Bkln, actress (Operator 13) in the year 1897.
Jan 05 Jack Wagner, OH, actor (Jive Junction) in the year 1897.
Jan 06 Billy Greene, actor (Burton-One Man's Family) in the year 1897.
Jan 08 On this day in history michael Eagan wins 1st US national amateur handball championship
Jan 09 Luis Gianneo, composer in the year 1897.
Jan 10 In the year 1897 albert Moeschinger, composer
Jan 10 Henrik Ibsen's "John Gabriel Borkman," premieres in Helsingfors on this day in history.
Jan 11 M H Cannon becomes 1st woman state senator in US (Utah) on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1897 m H Cannon becomes first woman state senator in US (Utah)
Jan 12 In the year 1897 hendrik J Valk, painter/cartoonist/graphic artist
Jan 14 In the year 1897 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) 1st climbed
Jan 14 6,960-m (22,834') Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) first climbed on this day in history.
Jan 16 John Dewey's essay "My Pedagogic Creed" appears in School Journal on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history nils Asther, Malmö Sweden, actor (Bluebeard, Night Monster)
Jan 19 In the year 1897 natacha Rambova, Salt Lake City UT, costume designer
Jan 20 Mae Busch, Australian/US actress (Cowboy Socialist) on this day in history.
Jan 21 J Carrol Naish, NYC, actor (Charlie Chan-Adv of Charlie Chan) in the year 1897.
Jan 22 Josef Stanislav, composer on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history amanda Berry Smith, famous African
Jan 23 In the year 1897 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Abbey Grange" (BG)
Jan 23 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the Abbey Grange" (BG) on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1897 battle at Bida Gold Coast British troops beat Nupe's army
Jan 26 Battle at Bida Gold Coast: British troops beat Nupe's army in the year 1897.
Jan 27 In the year 1897 british troops occupy Bida Gold Coast (Ghana)
Jan 28 Valentin Katayev, Odessa Ukraine, novelist/playwright (Embezzled) on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history ishbel, Lady Aberdeen, wife of the Governor General, helps found the Victorian Order of Nurses at the request of the National Council of Women
Jan 30 John Cottam, cricket (Test for Aust 1897, no Sheffield matches), dies on this day in history.
Feb 01 Denise Robins, London, romantic novelist (1st Long Kiss) in the year 1897.
Feb 01 In the year 1897 shinhan Bank, the oldest bank in South Korea, opens in Seoul.
Feb 02 The Pennsylvania state capitol in Harrisburg is destroyed by fire in the year 1897.
Feb 04 Ludwig Erhard, chancellor of Germany (CDU) on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1897 dirk U Stikker, director (Heineken)/Dutch foreign minister/NATO
Feb 05 Hoss Radbourn, pitcher won 60 games in 1884, dies at 42 on this day in history.