Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  - 1890s -  1900s  1910s  1920s

Years: 1887 1888 1889 - 1890 - 1891 1892 1893
1890 in topic:
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Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
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Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar).

Events of 1890 Edit

Nellie Bly 2

January 25: Nellie Bly, 1890.

January - March Edit


March 4: Forth Bridge is opened.

April - June Edit

ClevelandArcade Interior Flag

May 31: Cleveland Arcade.

VanGogh 1887 Selbstbildnis

July 27: Vincent van Gogh.

July - September Edit

October - December Edit


November: New Scotland Yard [center] opens near the Big Ben clock tower.

Wounded Knee hill

December 29: Wounded Knee.



1890 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1890

Ab urbe condita 2643
Armenian calendar 1339
Bahá'í calendar 46 – 47
Buddhist calendar 2434
Coptic calendar 1606 – 1607
Ethiopian calendar 1882 – 1883
Hebrew calendar 5650 5651
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1945 – 1946
 - Shaka Samvat 1812 – 1813
 - Kali Yuga 4991 – 4992
Holocene calendar 11890
Iranian calendar 1268 – 1269
Islamic calendar 1307 – 1308
Japanese calendar Meiji 23

(明治 23年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2550
Julian calendar 1935
Korean calendar 4223
Thai solar calendar 2433

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1890 births.


January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

People of the year 1890 at Familypedia

188 people were born in 1890

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Adeline F E Adams (1890-1922)Thomas Andrew Adams (1859-1921)Annie Marie V Duggan (1867-?)
Harold Lee Alden (1890-1964)David Adonijah Alden (1858-1930)Emily Elizabeth Worcester (1859-1916)
Lionel Stanley Angel (1890-1949)Harkless Angel (1853-1931)Elizabeth Witt (1857-1932)
Samuel Vincent Howard Ardern (1890-1959)Vincent West Ardern (1866-1937)Harriet Ada Earl (1866-1937)
Cyril Asquith (1890-1954)Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith (1852-1928)Helen Kelsall Melland (1854-1891)
Aurel Athanasescu (c1890-c1965)
Martha Beatrice Bacon (1890-1967)Robert Bacon (1860-1919)Martha Waldron Cowdin (1860-1940)
Henry Bagust (1890-1967)James Henry Bagust (1859-1914)Agnes Burton (1853-1930)
Jacobus Bakker (c1890-1912)Leonardus Gerardus Bakker (1858-1945)Antonia Burgers (c1856-)
Johanna Elizabeth Bakker (1890-1989)Dirk Bakker (1863-)Cornelia Helena Tietz (1867-)
Millicent Eileen Biggs (c1890-)
Marjorie Birrell (1890-1959)Charles George Birrell (1867-1923)Mary Esther Seline Mylecharane (1871-1916)
Percival Harley Blackman (1890-1954)William George Blackman (1854-1930)Alice Burden Nevell (1869-1958)
Rose Constance Bowes-Lyon (1890-1967)Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1855-1944)Nina Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck (1862-1938)
Alexander Herbert Bowley (1890-1988)John Edward Bowley (1866-1906)Elizabeth Blunt (1864-)
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44 children were born to the 78 women born in 1890

176 people died in 1890

 FatherMotherAge at death
Thomas Jefferson Adair (1814-1895)Thomas Adair (1774-1858)Rebecca Brown (1776-1846)76
Elizabeth Aldridge (1818-1890)William Aldridge (1772-1832)Kezia Smith (1798-1870)72
Vasile Alecsandri (1821-1890)Vasile Alexandri (1792-1854)Elena Cozoni (1800-1842)69
William Hackley Allred (1804-1890)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)86
Johan Peder Apel (1809-1890)Georg Andreas Apel (c1784-1863)Ane Pedersdatter (1781-1861)81
Robert George Arbuthnot (1843-1890)Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (1805-1879)Gertrude Sophia Gough (1816-1882)47
John Jacob Astor (1822-1890)William Backhouse Astor (1792-1875)Margaret Rebecca Armstrong (1800-1872)68
Joseph James Austin (1888-1890)Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916)Catherine Levingston (1856-1942)2
Moses Austin (c1802-1890)Aaron Austin (c1777-1860)Hannah Doty (1783-1865)88
John Thomas Bailey (c1810-1890)Thomas Bailey (1789-bef1815)Mary Ann Smith (1787-1843)80
Aafje Bakker (1855-1890)Klaas Bakker (1823-aft1855)Geertje Visser (1824-aft1855)35
Royal Barney (1808-1890)Royal Barney (1783-1856)Rachel Marsh Barney (1783-1864)82
Frances Barrett-Lennard (1809-1890)Thomas Barrett-Lennard, 1st Bt. (1762-1857)Dorothy St. Aubyn (-1830)81
Thomas Hull Bath (1836-1890)William Bath (1804-1870)Susannah Bridgeman (1798-1840)54
Susannah Bellamy (1821-1890)James Zadock Bellamy (1798-1875)Hannah Singleton (1802-1869)69
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13150 people lived in 1890

Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Blanche Edith Abbott (1885-1932)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
John Joseph Caldwell Abbott (1821-1893)Joseph Abbott (c1790-1862)Harriet Bradford (c1800-1873)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Mary Ann Harriet Abbott (1827-1911)Charles Abbott (1800-1851)Harriett Allen Lempriere (1800-1836)
Michael Abbott (c1821-1907)
Rachel Abbott (1835-1911)Jonathan Abbott (c1800-c1848)Ada Wright (1799-1882)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
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Events of the year 1890 at FamilypediaEdit

179 people were married in 1890.

 Joined with
Henry Bradley Adams (1866-1954)Mary Anne Savage (1867-c1942)
Rachel Anthoney (1872-1938)Jonathan Edwin Everingham (1863-1932)
Colin Arnott (1866-1948)Alice Susannah Jane Gill (1869-1958)
Charles Irving Avery (1859-1927)Lillias Pomeroy (1860-1933)
Thomas Edward Avery (1858-1921)Ann Worth (1862-1897)
Harry Hinton Baglin (1866-1915)Emily Louisa Jane Douglas (1867-1960)
Samuel Bagnall (1867-1945)Ada Beamer (bef1875-aft1901)
Albert George Bassingthwaighte (1865-1937)Amy Matilda Brooks (1866-1948)
Sidney William Bassingthwaighte (1859-1913)Maria Martha Bassingthwaighte (1862)+Minnie Lovett (1871-1957)
Caroline Sophia Bath (1872-1937)John Thomas Hoole (1873-1939)
Ada Beamer (bef1875-aft1901)Samuel Bagnall (1867-1945)
William John Beckham (1870-c1924)Harriet Fletcher (1873-)
Annie Maria Berkholz (-1928)James Henry Williams (c1860-1889)+Arthur Pearce (-1901)
Ecaterina Bogdan (1848-1915)Alexandru Sutzu (1837-1895) + Pierre Henri Cortazzi (c1830-1892) + Nicolae Rosetti-Bălănescu (1827-1884) + Iuliu Boerescu (c1850-c1920)
Joseph Bolda (1864-1937)Anna Kupferschmidt (1879-1929)
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There were 0 military battles in 1890.

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  1. ^ a b c "Full List of Thunder Bay Region Shipwrecks" (by name), MSU Sea Grant Extension, Northeast District, Michigan State University, 2000, webpage: MSUE-TB-wrecks.
  2. ^ a b c d e "List of shipwrecks of 1866-1911" (timeline), webpage: TBD.

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