Historical Events In 1897
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Nov 20 On this day in history lores Bonney, aviator
Nov 23 Andrew J Beard invents "jerry coupler," to connect railroad cars in the year 1897.
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 Canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union forms in Kingston on this day in history.
Nov 25 Spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy in the year 1897.
Nov 28 On this day in history uno Choyo, writer
Nov 29 On this day in history 1st motorcycle race (Surrey England)
Nov 29 In the year 1897 emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor)
Nov 30 In the year 1897 abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64
Nov 30 On this day in history andreas Nezertis, composer
Dec 01 In the year 1897 manuel A Neat, Curacaos author (Nobleza di Coerazon)
Dec 02 Rewi Alley, NZ, writer (Americans in China) in the year 1897.
Dec 03 On this day in history kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak)
Dec 04 Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker) in the year 1897.
Dec 06 John Axel Fernstrom, composer in the year 1897.
Dec 06 London becomes the world's first city to host licenced taxicabs on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history leslie Heward, composer
Dec 09 On this day in history activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris.
Dec 09 In the year 1897 hermione Gingold, London England, actress (Gigi, Music Man)
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 On this day in history margaret Chase Smith, (Rep/Sen-R-Maine)
Dec 16 1st submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated in the year 1897.
Dec 16 Alphonse Daudet, writer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history jacobus Petrus Duminy, cricketer (three Tests for S Africa 1927-29)
Dec 16 The first submarine with an internal combustion engine demonstrated on this day in history.
Dec 18 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker
Dec 19 In the year 1897 louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator
Dec 22 In the year 1897 bering Sea Claims Commission recommends US pay Canadian sealers $463,454; to compensate for seizure of vessels.
Dec 23 Julien Carette, Paris France, actor (Sylvia & the Phantom) on this day in history.
Dec 26 On this day in history willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer
Dec 27 On this day in history iwan S Konew, Russ marshal/supreme commander pact of Warsaw