1891 in History (Part 2)

Events in History


Birthdays in History

Birthdays 101 - 140 of 140

  • Aug 22 Jacques Lipchitz, Polish-French-American painter and cubist sculptor, born in Druskininkai, Lithuania (d. 1973)
  • Aug 26 Emmy van Lokhorst, Dutch author
  • Aug 26 Ferdinand Bruckner, [Theodor Tagger], Austrian playwright (Races)
  • Sep 3 Bessie Annie Elizabeth Delany, dentist writer
  • Sep 11 William Thomas Walsh, American author (d. 1949)
  • Sep 12 Pedro Albizu Campos, Advocate for Puerto Rican independence, born in Ponce, Puerto Rico (d. 1965)
  • Sep 14 Ivan Matveyevich Vinogradov, Russian mathematician (d. 1983)
  • Sep 16 Stephanie von Hohenlohe, Austrian-born German spy (d. 1972)

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Sep 16 Karl Dönitz, German naval leader, born in Grünau, German Empire (d. 1980)

Naval commander and Nazi leader Karl Dönitz
Naval commander and Nazi leader
Karl Dönitz
  • Oct 11 Antonius [Jacob LT] van der Veen Zeppenfeldt, Antillian Bishop
  • Oct 12 Edith Stein, German philosopher and Discalced Carmelite nun (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross), born in Breslau (Silesia), Germany (d. 1987)
  • Oct 14 Paul de Keyser, Flemish story teller/philologist/folklorist

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Oct 20 James Chadwick, English physicist (Nobel 1935 discovered neutron), born in Bollington, Cheshire (d. 1974)

Physicist James Chadwick
Physicist
James Chadwick

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Oct 20 Jomo Kenyatta, Kenyan leader and 1st President of Kenya (1963-78), born in Gatundu, Kenya (d. 1978)

Founding Father of Kenya Jomo Kenyatta
Founding Father of Kenya
Jomo Kenyatta
  • Oct 21 John Metzelaar, Dutch/US (About Tropical Atl Visschen)
  • Oct 24 Rafael L Trujillo Molina, president/dictator of Dom Rep (1930-61)
  • Oct 25 Father Coughlin, Roman Catholic priest and pro-Fascist radio broadcaster (d. 1979)
  • Oct 28 Ormer Locklear, American movie stunt pilot (d. 1920)
  • Oct 29 Fanny Brice, American singing comedienne (Ziegeld Follies, Baby Snooks), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 5 Mary Dorna, Dutch author
  • Nov 12 Seth Barnes Nicholson, Springfield Illinois, American astronomer who discovered four satellites of Jupiter

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Nov 14 Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, born in Alliston, Ontario (d. 1941)

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Nov 15 Erwin Rommel, German Field Marshal (WWII - African campaign), born in Heidenheim, Württemberg, Germany (d. 1944)

German WWII Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
German WWII Field Marshal
Erwin Rommel
  • Nov 15 W Averell Harriman, American (Gov-D-NY)/ambassador to USSR (1943-46)
  • Nov 22 Edward Bernays, PR expert
  • Nov 22 Erik Lindahl, Swedish economist (Theory of Money & Capital)
  • Nov 27 Pedro Salinas, Spanish writer (Generation of 1927), born in Madrid (d. 1951)
  • Nov 28 Gregorio Perfecto, Filipino jurist & politician (d. 1949)
  • Nov 29 Julius Raab, Austrian Chancellor (1953-61)
  • Dec 1 Foppe G Scheltema, Dutch lawyer (wreck laws)
  • Dec 2 Charles H. Wesley, author writer and Brother of Alpha Phi Alpha Inc. (d. 1987)
  • Dec 5 Alexander Rodchenko, Russian painter and photographer, born in St Petersburg (d. 1956)
  • Dec 9 Maksim Bahdanovič, Belarusian poet (d. 1917)

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Dec 10 leonie "Nelly" Sachs, German Swedish poet (O the Chimneys - Nobel 1966), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1970)

  • Dec 19 Edward Bernard Andre Maria Raczynski, Polish pres-in-exile (1979-86)
  • Dec 21 John W McCormack, (D) Speaker of House (1962-70)
  • Dec 22 Edward L Bernays, 1st public relations agent, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Dec 25 Kenneth A N Anderson, British general (Dunkerk, North Africa)

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Dec 26 Henry Miller, American author (Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Sexus), born in Manhattan, New York, (d. 1980)

Author Henry Miller
Author
Henry Miller
  • Dec 30 Antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs

Weddings in History


Deaths in History