Historical Events In 1898
Monday, 17 February 2020
Sep 20 Theodor Fontane, German author (Der Stechlin), dies at 78 in the year 1898.
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 In the year 1898 tzu-Hsi, dowager Empress of China, seizes power and revokes reforms
Sep 24 In the year 1898 bartel Wilton, ship builder, dies at 70
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 Victor Herbert/Harry Smith' musical premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two)
Sep 29 French troops reach Guinea & Sudan, Samori caught in the year 1898.
Sep 30 On this day in history city of NY established
Sep 30 On this day in history felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler)
Oct 01 On this day in history dutch railway Alkmaar-Receiver opens
Oct 01 In the year 1898 henry Huntington buys the LA Railway
Oct 01 On this day in history jews are expelled from Kiev Russia
Oct 01 On this day in history karl Ranki, composer
Oct 06 Gustav Mahler conducts 1st Wiener Philharmonic in the year 1898.
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 Clarence Williams, composer in the year 1898.
Oct 12 Establishment of the first town council in Mateur on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1898 cruys Voorbergh, Dutch actor/director (Flying Dutchman)
Oct 15 In the year 1898 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 On this day in history george Cuzon, Amersham England, actor (Hooded Terror)
Oct 18 Puerto Rico formerly taken over by America, from the Spanish in the year 1898.
Oct 20 NC Mutual & Provident Insurance Company forms in the year 1898.
Oct 21 Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa in the year 1898.
Oct 22 On this day in history damaso Alonso, Spanish poet (Hijos de la ira)
Oct 25 Sidney van den Bergh, Dutch businessman/politician in the year 1898.