Historical Events In 1898
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Apr 25 Congress declares war existed with Spain since 21 April in the year 1898.
Apr 25 In the year 1898 uS declares war on Spain
Apr 25 In the year 1898 uS declares war on Spain over Cuba
Apr 26 Edward PF Eagan, Denver, boxer (Oly-gold-20)/bobsledder (Oly-gold-32) on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history u.S. warships engage Spanish gunboats and shore batteries at Cienfuegos, Cuba
Apr 30 In the year 1898 championship wrestling match at Met turns into a brawl
Apr 30 On this day in history championship wrestling match at the Met turns into a brawl
May 01 Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian, dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1898 eugene R Black, US, Pres of World Bank (1953-62)
May 01 In the year 1898 george Dewey commands, "You may fire when you are ready, Gridley" as US route Spanish fleet at Manila
May 02 Jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark) in the year 1898.
May 03 On this day in history camp Merriman established at Presidio (San Fransisco)
May 03 On this day in history camp Merriman forms at Presidio (SF) (see 0517)
May 03 Golda Meir, [Meyerson], Kiev Ukraine, 4th Israeli PM (1969-74) in the year 1898.
May 04 24th Kentucky Derby: Willie Simms aboard Plaudit wins in 2:09 on this day in history.
May 06 Daniel Gerber, Freemont Mi, beloved by babies at mealtime on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history vera Chapman, writer
May 08 The first games of the Italian Football League are played on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history ariel Durant, writer (Story of Civilization)
May 11 In the year 1898 sailors and Marines from USS Marblehead cut trans-oceanic cable near Cienfuegos, Cuba, isolating Cuba from Spain.
May 12 Louisiana adopts new constitution with "grandfather clause" designed to eliminate black voters in the year 1898.
May 14 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1898 arlette-Leonie Arletty, [Bathiat], Courbevoie France, actress (Maxime)
May 16 On this day in history august de Schrijver, Belgian politician/founder (CVP)
May 17 On this day in history camp Merritt forms in Presidio [see 0503]
May 18 In the year 1898 juan J Domenchina, Spanish poet/interpreter (sombra desterrada)
May 19 In the year 1898 post Office authorizes use of postcards
May 21 In the year 1898 armand Hammer, NYC, millionaire industrialist (Occidental Petroleum)
May 21 US Assay Office in Seattle WA authorized on this day in history.
May 21 US Assay Office in Seattle, Washington authorized in the year 1898.
May 22 In the year 1898 edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48
May 22 RenĂ© de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven) on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1898 1st Philippine Expeditionary Troops sail from SF
May 23 In the year 1898 frank McHugh, actor (Front Page, Gold Diggers 1935, Mighty Joe Young)