1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1889th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 889th year of the 2nd millennium, the 89th year of the 19th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1880s decade.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Events from the year 1889 in the United States. Four states — North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Washington —were created this year, making this the busiest year for state creation since 1788.
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The Exposition Universelle of 1889 was a world's fair held in Paris, France, from 6 May to 31 October 1889. It was the fourth of eight expositions held in the city between 1855 and 1937. It attracted more than thirty-two million visitors. The most famous structure created for the Exposition, and still remaining, is the Eiffel Tower.
The Exposition was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Storming of the Bastille, which marked the beginning of French Revolution, and was also seen as a way to stimulate the economy and pull France out of an economic recession. The Exposition attracted 61,722 official exhibitors, of whom twenty-five thousand were from outside of France.
Admission to the Exposition cost forty centimes, at a time when the price of an "economy" plate of meat and vegetables in a Paris cafe was ten centimes. Visitors paid an additional price for several of the Exposition's most popular attractions. Climbing the Eiffel Tower cost five Francs; admission to the popular panoramas, theatres and concerts was one franc. Visitors from the French provinces could buy a ticket which included the train fare and entry into the Exposition. The total cost of Expos
The countries which officially participated in the Exposition were Andorra, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, the United States, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Japan, Morocco, Mexico, Monaco, Nicaragua, Norway, Paraguay, Persia, Saint-Martin, El Salvador, Serbia, Siam, the Republic of South Africa, Switzerland, and Uruguay, The British dominions of New Zealand and Tasmania also took part. Because of the theme of the Exposition, celebratin
The Exposition occupied two large sites. The main site was on Champs de Mars on the Left Bank, which had been the parade ground of the Ecole Militaire, and had been occupied by the 1878 Universal Exposition. This was the site of the major part of the Exposition, including the Eiffel Tower, Palace of Machines, and the Palaces of Fine Arts and Liberal Arts. The Exposition extended across the Seine to the right bank, to the Trocadero Palace, which had been built on the heights for the 1878 Expositi
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The 1889–1890 flu pandemic, also known as the "Asiatic flu" or "Russian flu ", was a deadly pandemic that killed about 1 million people worldwide. It was the last great pandemic of the 19th century.
Monkeyshines No. 1 – contradictory sources indicate this was shot either in June 1889 or November 1890. Births. February 3 – Carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (died 1981) February 6 - Herbert Hübner, German actor (died 1972) February 8 – Siegfried Kracauer, German movie critic and journalist (died 1966) February 23
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Mauser Model 1889 was a bolt-action rifle of Belgian origin. It became known as the 1889 Belgian Mauser, 1891 Argentine Mauser, and 1890 Turkish Mauser.
Godina 1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) bila je redovna godina koja počinje u utorak po gregorijanskom, odn. redovna godina koja počinje u nedjelju po 12 dana zaostajućem julijanskom kalendaru (linkovi pokazuju godišnje kalendare). Događaji Januar/Siječanj. 1. 1.
15 oktober – Edward A. Perry, amerikansk demokratisk politiker, general och jurist, guvernör i Florida 1885-1889. 19 oktober – Ludvig I av Portugal, kung av Portugal 1861-1889. 25 oktober – Émile Augier, fransk dramatiker och författare. 6 december – Jefferson Davis, amerikansk politiker. Referenser
1889 a zenében. november 23. – Üzembe helyezik az első wurlitzert a San Franciscó-i „Palais Royal” bárban. 1889 a tudományban 1889 a vasúti közlekedésben 1889 a jogalkotásban. Lásd: az 1889 a jogalkotásban című szócikkben. 1889 a sportban Születések