Historical Events In 1898
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Mar 01 On this day in history through service commences over the Intercolonial Railway between Halifax and Montreal. This is achieved through a series of leases and running rights agreements with the Grand trunk Railway.
Mar 02 On this day in history australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England
Mar 06 On this day in history hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's)
Mar 07 In the year 1898 jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer
Mar 08 In the year 1898 louise Beavers, Cin Ohio, actress (Beulah-Beulah, Made for each other)
Mar 08 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen on this day in history.
Mar 08 On this day in history richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 Cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown) in the year 1898.
Mar 11 Dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm) in the year 1898.
Mar 11 In the year 1898 the birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star
Mar 12 In the year 1898 fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 Josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma) on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1898 aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
Mar 17 In the year 1898 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 Blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington on this day in history.
Mar 17 The first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes in the year 1898.
Mar 18 Otto Jochum, composer in the year 1898.
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 on this day in history.
Mar 19 USS Oregon departs San Francisco for 14,000 mile trip around South America to join U.S. Squadron off Cuba in the year 1898.
Mar 21 Explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men in the year 1898.
Mar 23 Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus in the year 1898.
Mar 24 In the year 1898 1st automobile sold
Mar 24 On this day in history dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard)
Mar 24 The first recoreded sale of an automobile on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1898 assist. SECNAV Theodore Roosevelt proposes Navy investigate military application of Samuel Langley's flying machine, beginning naval aviation
Mar 25 Intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC in the year 1898.
Mar 26 On this day in history renzo Massarani, composer
Mar 27 On this day in history sajjid Ahmad Chan, co founder (Pakistan), dies at 80
Mar 29 Cecil Lewis, airman/writer on this day in history.
Mar 30 Heinz Risse, writer in the year 1898.
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand)
Apr 02 Adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms on this day in history.
Apr 03 George Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic) in the year 1898.