What is 1890?

Events

<figure> <img src="Nellie_Bly_2.jpg" title=" January 25: Nellie Bly, 1890" width="120" alt=" January 25: Nellie Bly, 1890" /> <figcaption aria-hidden="true"> <a href="January_25" title="wikilink">January 25</a>: <a href="Nellie_Bly" title="wikilink">Nellie Bly</a>, 1890</figcaption> </figure>

January–March

<figure> <img src="Bb-forthrailbridge.jpg" title="March 4: The Forth Bridge is opened" width="180" alt="March 4: The Forth Bridge is opened" /> <figcaption aria-hidden="true">March 4: The Forth Bridge is opened</figcaption> </figure>

April–June

<img src="ClevelandArcade_Interior_Flag.jpg" title=" May 31: Cleveland Arcade." width="180" alt=" May 31: Cleveland Arcade." /> <img src="Hollerith.jpg" title=" June 1: Herman Hollerith." width="90" alt=" June 1: Herman Hollerith." />

<figure> <img src="Vincent_van_Gogh_-_Self-Portrait_-_Google_Art_Project_(454045).jpg" title="July 29: Vincent van Gogh." width="110" alt="July 29: Vincent van Gogh." /> <figcaption aria-hidden="true"><a href="July_29" title="wikilink">July 29</a>: <a href="Vincent_van_Gogh" title="wikilink">Vincent van Gogh</a>.</figcaption> </figure>

July–September

October–December

<img src="New-Scotland-Yard-Victorian-building-Big-Ben-1890.jpg" title=" November: New Scotland Yard opens near the Big Ben clock tower." width="180" alt=" November: New Scotland Yard opens near the Big Ben clock tower." /> <img src="Wounded_Knee_96.jpg" title=" December 29: Wounded Knee" width="180" alt=" December 29: Wounded Knee" />

University of Denver University
Hall, built in
1890

Date unknown

Births

January

<img src="TucholskyParis1928.jpg" title="Kurt Tucholsky" width="100" alt="Kurt Tucholsky" /> <img src="Nestor_guillen_olmos.jpg" title="Néstor Guillén" width="100" alt="Néstor Guillén" />

February

March

<img src="Vyacheslav_Molotov_Anefo2.jpg" title="Vyacheslav Molotov" width="100" alt="Vyacheslav Molotov" /> <img src="Elizabeth_Prophet,_sculptress_and_teacher_-_NARA_-_559226_(head_crop).jpg" title="Nancy Elizabeth Prophet" width="100" alt="Nancy Elizabeth Prophet" /> <img src="Eugeniusz_Baziak.jpg" title="Eugeniusz Baziak" width="100" alt="Eugeniusz Baziak" />

April

May

<img src="CleliaLollini1919.tif" title="Clelia Lollini" width="100" alt="Clelia Lollini" /> <img src="Ho_Chi_Minh_1946.jpg" title="Ho Chi Minh" width="100" alt="Ho Chi Minh" />

June

<figure> <img src="Stan_Laurel_c1920.jpg" title="Stan Laurel" width="100" alt="Stan Laurel" /> <figcaption aria-hidden="true"><a href="Stan_Laurel" title="wikilink">Stan Laurel</a></figcaption> </figure>

July

<img src="Frank_Forde_1941_crop.jpg" title="Frank Forde" width="100" alt="Frank Forde" /> <img src="Rose_Kennedy_1967.JPG" title="Rose Kennedy" width="100" alt="Rose Kennedy" /> <img src="P_S_Subrahmanya_Sastri_(1890-1978).png" title="P. S. Subrahmanya Sastri" width="100" alt="P. S. Subrahmanya Sastri" />

August

<figure> <img src="H._P._Lovecraft,_June_1934.jpg" title="H. P. Lovecraft" width="100" alt="H. P. Lovecraft" /> <figcaption aria-hidden="true"><a href="H._P._Lovecraft" title="wikilink">H. P. Lovecraft</a></figcaption> </figure>

September

<img src="Colonel_Harland_Sanders_in_character.jpg" title="Colonel Sanders" width="100" alt="Colonel Sanders" /> <img src="Agatha_Christie.png" title="Agatha Christie" width="100" alt="Agatha Christie" />

October

<img src="Stanley_Holloway.jpg" title="Stanley Holloway" width="100" alt="Stanley Holloway" /> <img src="Groucho_Marx_-_portrait.jpg" title="Groucho Marx" width="100" alt="Groucho Marx" /> <img src="Dwight_D._Eisenhower,_official_photo_portrait,_May_29,_1959.jpg" title="Dwight D. Eisenhower" width="100" alt="Dwight D. Eisenhower" /> <img src="De_Gaulle-OWI.jpg" title="Charles de Gaulle" width="100" alt="Charles de Gaulle" /> <img src="Fritz_Lang_(1969).jpg" title="Fritz Lang" width="100" alt="Fritz Lang" /> <img src="HJ_Muller_1952.jpg" title="Hermann Joseph Muller" width="100" alt="Hermann Joseph Muller" /> <img src="Konstantinos_Georgakopoulos_(cropped).jpg" title="Konstantinos Georgakopoulos" width="100" alt="Konstantinos Georgakopoulos" />

November

December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–June

<img src="Amadeo_I_de_España,_de_Vicente_Palmaroli_(Museo_del_Prado).jpg" title="King Amadeus I of Spain" width="110" alt="King Amadeus I of Spain" /> <img src="Gyula_Graf_Andrássy_-_ungarischer_Magnat.jpg" title="Gyula Andrássy" width="110" alt="Gyula Andrássy" /> <img src="Joseph_Merrick_carte_de_visite_photo,_c._1889.jpg" title="Joseph Merrick" width="110" alt="Joseph Merrick" />

July–December

<img src="Vincent_van_Gogh_-_Self-Portrait_-_Google_Art_Project_(454045).jpg" title="Vincent van Gogh" width="110" alt="Vincent van Gogh" /> <img src="Carlo_Collodi.jpg" title="Carlo Collodi" width="110" alt="Carlo Collodi" /> <img src="John_Boyle_O&#39;Reilly_cph.3a38519.jpg" title="John Boyle O&#39;Reilly" width="162" height="162" alt="John Boyle O&#39;Reilly" /> <img src="Willem_III_(1817-90),_koning_der_Nederlanden,_Nicolaas_Pieneman,_1856_-_Rijksmuseum.jpg" title="William III of the Netherlands" width="110" alt="William III of the Netherlands" /> <img src="Heinrich_Schliemann.jpg" title="Heinrich Schliemann" width="110" alt="Heinrich Schliemann" />

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References

Further reading and year books

  • 1890 Annual Cyclopedia online; highly detailed coverage of "Political, Military, and Ecclesiastical Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture, and Mechanical Industry" (1891); compilation of facts and primary documents; worldwide coverage.

Original source: 1890. Shared with Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License

Footnotes

  1. The South African Railways - Historical Survey. Editor George Hart, Publisher Bill Hart, Sponsored by Dorbyl Ltd., Published c.

  2. Statement Showing, in Chronological Order, the Date of Opening and the Mileage of Each Section of Railway, Statement No. 19, p. 182, ref. no. 200954-13

  3. Hermann, Christoph: Capitalism and the Political Economy of Work Time, p. 113

  4. The Daily News (London).

  5. 125th Anniversary|website=125.unt.edu|language=en|access-date=2017-04-05}}

  6. Britannica |url=https://www.britannica.com/biography/Agatha-Christie/additional-info#More-Articles |website=www.britannica.com |access-date=18 February 2022 |language=en}}

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