The year 1890 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1890 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|King William III of the Netherlands died.
|Socialist, writer and educationist Jyotirao Phule died.
|William B. Parvis received a patent for the invention of the fountain pen.
|Ramachandra Chatterjee became the first person to get off the parachute.
|Alice Sanger became the first female employee in the White House.
|Chicago was selected to host the Columbian exhibition.
|North Dakota State University founded in Fargo.
|Henry Morton Stanley was inaugurated in London.
|George Dixon became the first boxer.
|Wyoming was established as the 44th American state.
|Alexander Clarke, journalist and lawyer, became Liberia's designated minister.
|Congress was established in Yosemity National Park, California.
|The first general election was held in Italy.
|King Mwanga of Uganda signed a contract with the East Africa Company.
|American journalist Nellie Bly completed a circumnavigation of the globe, inspired by Jules Verne's Around the World in Eighty Days, ina then-record 72 days.
|The Forth Bridge, a railway bridge connectingEdinburgh to Fife over the Firth of Forth, opened, becoming aninternationally recognised Scottish landmark.
|The US Congress passed the Sherman Antitrest Act, which was the first state government action to limit monopoly.
|Idaho was declared as the 43rd American state. Idaho is a state in the northwest region of the United States. Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous state in the United States. The largest city in the state is Boiz which is also the state capital. Residents are known as 'Idahons'.
|In Oborn, New York, Obern Jail in the US, William Callerleback executed the first person on an electric chair.
|The Chairman of the Church of Jesus Christ of Letter-Day Saints, Wilford Woodroof wrote the first draft of an aims, which officially terminated the continuous practice of plural marriage.
|On the insistence of conservationist John Muir and author Robert Underwood Johnson, the United States Congress established the Yosemite National Park in California.
|London's City and South London Railway (Locomotive Portrait), the world's first deep-level underground railway, is running at a speed of 5.1 km (3.2 mi) between the city of London and Stockwell.
|Japan's diet (depicted in the session), German Requestag and the Britishwestminster system began a bilateral legislature, which was first met for the first time after the Meiji Constitution came under influence.
|The United States army killed more than 150 members of the Great Syx nation in the wounded knee massacre.