Historical Events In 1898
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Mar 01 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 on this day in history.
Mar 02 Australia complete a 4-1 series annihilation of England in the year 1898.
Mar 06 On this day in history hal Hooker, cricketer (NSW pace bowler of 20's & 30's)
Mar 07 Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer in the year 1898.
Mar 08 Louise Beavers, Cin Ohio, actress (Beulah-Beulah, Made for each other) in the year 1898.
Mar 08 Richard Straus' "Don Quixote", premieres in Keulen in the year 1898.
Mar 08 On this day in history richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 On this day in history cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 On this day in history dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm)
Mar 11 The birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star on this day in history.
Mar 12 Fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa) on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1898 josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 On this day in history blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington
Mar 17 The first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1898 otto Jochum, composer
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 in the year 1898.
Mar 19 On this day in history uSS Oregon departs San Francisco for 14,000 mile trip around South America to join U.S. Squadron off Cuba
Mar 21 On this day in history explosion in mine at Dudley Colliery, Stockton, near Newcastle, NSW, kills 15 men.
Mar 23 On this day in history georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus
Mar 24 In the year 1898 1st automobile sold
Mar 24 Dorothy Stratton, organizer (SPARS-women's branch of US Coast Guard) on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history the first recoreded sale of an automobile
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 Renzo Massarani, composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies
Apr 01 In the year 1898 nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand)
Apr 02 In the year 1898 adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms
Apr 03 In the year 1898 george Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic)