Historical Events In 1898
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Dec 10 In the year 1898 spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam
Dec 11 On this day in history nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn)
Dec 12 1st 1st-class game between NSW & Tasmania on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1898 daniel Lazarus, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1898 first passenger train over the newly reconstructed Victoria Railway Bridge, Montreal. The original 1859 tube had been replaced by a double track steel bridge.
Dec 13 In the year 1898 george Frederick Bristow, composer, dies at 72
Dec 14 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer on this day in history.
Dec 15 Fernando Remacha, composer on this day in history.
Dec 18 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 in the year 1898.
Dec 18 Automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph) on this day in history.
Dec 18 Jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist in the year 1898.
Dec 20 In the year 1898 irene [Marie] Dunne, Louisville, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama)
Dec 21 In the year 1898 ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar)
Dec 21 Scientists Pierre & Marie Curie discovers radium in the year 1898.
Dec 24 In the year 1898 eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer, dies at 41
Dec 24 In the year 1898 herman Heijermans' "Ghetto," premieres in Amsterdam
Dec 25 On this day in history theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
Dec 26 On this day in history radium, the radioactive element, discovered by Pierre and Marie Curie
Dec 29 In the year 1898 georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74
Dec 29 Jeanne Leleu, composer in the year 1898.
Dec 30 On this day in history vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)