Historical Events In 1897
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Nov 20 In the year 1897 lores Bonney, aviator
Nov 23 In the year 1897 andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars
Nov 23 Eli Olds of Lansing, Michigan, is issued a U.S. patent for his "motor carriage," a gasoline-powered vehicle that he constructed the year before in the year 1897.
Nov 24 On this day in history canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union forms in Kingston
Nov 25 Spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history uno Choyo, writer
Nov 29 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England) on this day in history.
Nov 29 Emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor) in the year 1897.
Nov 30 On this day in history abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64
Nov 30 In the year 1897 andreas Nezertis, composer
Dec 01 Manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon) in the year 1897.
Dec 02 Rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China) on this day in history.
Dec 03 Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak) in the year 1897.
Dec 04 Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker) on this day in history.
Dec 06 John Axel Fernstrom, composer on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history london becomes the world's first city to host licenced taxicabs.
Dec 08 Leslie Heward, composer on this day in history.
Dec 09 Activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris in the year 1897.
Dec 09 Hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man) in the year 1897.
Dec 10 Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love) in the year 1897.
Dec 12 In the year 1897 anti-Jewish violence breaks out in Bucharest Romania
Dec 13 In the year 1897 drew Pearson, Evanston Ill, newscaster (Drew Pearson)
Dec 14 In the year 1897 margaret Chase Smith, (Rep/Sen-R-Maine)
Dec 16 On this day in history 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 16 In the year 1897 alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57
Dec 16 Jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29) in the year 1897.
Dec 16 In the year 1897 the first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated
Dec 18 On this day in history carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70
Dec 18 Fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker in the year 1897.
Dec 19 In the year 1897 louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator
Dec 22 On this day in history bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels.
Dec 23 On this day in history julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom)
Dec 26 Willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer in the year 1897.
Dec 27 Iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw on this day in history.