Hace 5 días · Technically, 1897 marks the end of the Joseon period, as the official name of the empire was changed; the Joseon Dynasty still reigned, albeit perturbed by Japan and Russia. In a complicated series of maneuvers and counter-maneuvers, Japan pushed back the Russian fleet at the Battle of Port Arthur in 1904.
Hace 4 días · As a teenager in Oxford, Faulkner dated Estelle Oldham (1897–1972), the popular daughter of Major Lemuel and Lida Oldham, and he also believed he would marry her. However, Estelle dated other boys during their romance, and, in 1918, Cornell Franklin (five years Faulkner's senior) proposed marriage to her before Faulkner did. She accepted.
Hace 3 días · 1897 – Chicago, United States – Irish Fair (1897)  1897 – Nashville, United States – Tennessee Centennial and International Exposition; 1897 – Stockholm, Sweden – General Art and Industrial Exposition of Stockholm; 1897 – Kiev, Russian Empire – Agricultural Exhibition 
Hace 4 días · The history of the United States from 1865 until 1918 covers the Reconstruction Era, the Gilded Age, and the Progressive Era, and includes the rise of industrialization and the resulting surge of immigration in the United States. This article focuses on political, economic, and diplomatic history.
- Reconstruction era, Nadir of American race relations, Third Great Awakening, Second Industrial Revolution, Gilded Age, Progressive Era, Migrations:American frontier, Great Migration
- United States
- Reconstruction Amendments, Farmers' Movement, First transcontinental railroad, Formation of the KKK, Enforcement Acts, Compromise of 1877, Second Industrial Revolution, American Federation of Labor, Spanish-American War, Square Deal, Banana Wars, Entry into WWI
- Andrew Johnson, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Chester A. Arthur, Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Woodrow Wilson
Hace 5 días · Recorded 1892 (if authentic) Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908) was an American lawyer and politician who served as the 22nd and 24th president of the United States from 1885 to 1889 and from 1893 to 1897. Cleveland is the only president in American history to serve two non-consecutive terms in office.
Hace 4 días · The ISSF World Shooting Championships are governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation. World Shooting Championships began in 1897, after the successful 1896 Summer Olympics, and although the ISSF was not founded until 1907, these early competitions are still seen by the organization as the beginning of a continuous row of championships.
Hace 4 días · Протягом 1897—1898 років Грушевський написав 1-й том своєї фундаментальної праці — «Історія України-Руси», наприкінці 1898 року ця робота була надрукована у Львові. Незабаром Грушевський видав ще два томи своєї праці. Ця робота була щиро прийнята в Галичині, проте заборонена російським урядом.