Historical Events in February 1890

  • Feb 10 Around 11 million acres ceded to US by Sioux Indians, then opened for settlement
  • Feb 14 1st NSW v South Australia 1st-class cricket game
  • Feb 20 Amsterdam Theater destroyed by fire
  • Feb 27 D Needham & P Kerrigan box 100 rounds (6 h 39 m), SF; match is draw