Historical Events In 1898
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Dec 10 In the year 1898 spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam
Dec 11 Nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn) in the year 1898.
Dec 12 On this day in history 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania
Dec 13 Daniel Lazarus, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 13 First passenger train over the newly reconstructed Victoria Railway Bridge, Montreal. The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge in the year 1898.
Dec 13 George Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1898.
Dec 14 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 15 Fernando Remacha, composer on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history at a site near Paris, France, Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat sets the world's first official automobile land speed record of 39 miles per hour.
Dec 18 Automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph) in the year 1898.
Dec 18 In the year 1898 jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist
Dec 20 In the year 1898 irene [Marie] Dunne, Louisville, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama)
Dec 21 Ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar) in the year 1898.
Dec 21 In the year 1898 scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium
Dec 24 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Dec 24 On this day in history herman Heijermans' "Ghetto," premieres in Amsterdam
Dec 25 Theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter in the year 1898.
Dec 26 Radium, the radioactive element, discovered by Pierre and Marie Curie in the year 1898.
Dec 29 On this day in history georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74
Dec 29 On this day in history jeanne Leleu, composer
Dec 30 Vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard) in the year 1898.