Historical Events In 1898
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 in the year 1898.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 08 In the year 1898 richard Straus' "Don Quixote," premieres in Keulen
Mar 10 In the year 1898 cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
Mar 11 In the year 1898 dorothy Gish, Massillon OH, film actress (Orphans of the Storm)
Mar 11 On this day in history the birth of Dorothy Gish, Silent screen star
Mar 12 On this day in history fredrik J "Frits" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor (Sold Grandpa)
Mar 13 In the year 1898 josie Sedgwick, TX, actress (Son of Oklahoma)
Mar 16 In the year 1898 aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
Mar 17 On this day in history 1st practical submarine 1st submerges, NYC (for 1 hour 40 minutes)
Mar 17 In the year 1898 blanche Kelso Bruce, (Sen-Miss, 1875-1881), dies at 57, in Washington
Mar 17 On this day in history the first practical submarine submerges, off New York NY for 1 hour 40 minutes
Mar 18 Otto Jochum, composer in the year 1898.
Mar 19 Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26 in the year 1898.
Mar 19 In the year 1898 uSS Oregon departs San Francisco for 14,000 mile trip around South America to join U.S. Squadron off Cuba
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 1st automobile sold on this day in history.
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 Assist. SECNAV Theodore Roosevelt proposes Navy investigate military application of Samuel Langley's flying machine, beginning naval aviation in the year 1898.
Mar 25 On this day in history intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC
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 in the year 1898.
Mar 30 In the year 1898 heinz Risse, writer
Mar 31 Edward Noyes Westcott, US attorney/writer (David Harum), dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1898 nita Naldi [Anita Donna Dooley], NYC, actress (Blood & Sand)
Apr 02 On this day in history adoption of U.S. Naval Academy coat of arms
Apr 03 George Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic) on this day in history.