Historical Events In 1898
Friday, 14 August 2020
Sep 20 On this day in history theodor Fontane, German author (Der Stechlin), dies at 78
Sep 21 China's empress-mother Ci Xi & emperor De Zong arrested on this day in history.
Sep 21 Tushar Kanti Ghosh, world's oldest/longest serving newspaper Editor on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history tzu-Hsi, dowager Empress of China, seizes power and revokes reforms
Sep 24 Bartel Wilton, ship builder, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1898 charlotte D baroness of Pallandt, Dutch sculptress
Sep 26 George Gershwin, composer born on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1898 george Gershwin, [Jacob Gershvin], Bkln, composer (Rhapsody in Blue)
Sep 26 The birth of George Gershwin, American composer on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history victor Herbert/Harry Smith' musical premieres in NYC
Sep 27 In the year 1898 vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two)
Sep 29 French troops reach Guinea & Sudan, Samori caught on this day in history.
Sep 30 City of NY established in the year 1898.
Sep 30 Felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Dutch railway Alkmaar-Receiver opens on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history henry Huntington buys the LA Railway
Oct 01 On this day in history jews are expelled from Kiev Russia
Oct 01 In the year 1898 karl Ranki, composer
Oct 06 On this day in history gustav Mahler conducts 1st Wiener Philharmonic
Oct 07 Alfred Wallenstein, Chicago Illinois, conductor (Chic Symph 1922-29) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history 1st Canadian Intercollegiate football game: McGill beats Queen's, 3-2
Oct 08 In the year 1898 clarence Williams, composer
Oct 12 In the year 1898 establishment of the first town council in Mateur.
Oct 14 Cruys Voorbergh, Dutch actor/director (Flying Dutchman) on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history gunther Ramin, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1898 arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
Oct 17 Mildred Knopf, cookbook writer in the year 1898.
Oct 18 In the year 1898 american flag raised in Puerto Rico
Oct 18 In the year 1898 george Cuzon, Amersham England, actor (Hooded Terror)
Oct 18 In the year 1898 puerto Rico formerly taken over by America, from the Spanish
Oct 20 In the year 1898 nC Mutual & Provident Insurance Company forms
Oct 21 Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history damaso Alonso, Spanish poet (Hijos de la ira)
Oct 25 Sidney van den Bergh, Dutch businessman/politician on this day in history.