About the day » Wednesday January 2, 1889Calender converter

January 3, 1889 Next pagePrevious page January 1, 1889


Born on Wednesday January 2, 1889
Died on Wednesday January 2, 1889

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from January 2, 1889 at Delpher


Born on January 2

Died on January 2

Names that were popular for boys in 1889
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Pieter
  7. Gerrit
  8. Jacob
  9. Petrus
  10. Jacobus
  11. Adrianus
  12. Arie
  13. Dirk
  14. Hendrikus
  15. Gerardus
  16. Wilhelmus
Names that were popular for girls in 1889
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Adriana
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Wilhelmina
  8. Hendrika
  9. Catharina
  10. Aaltje
  11. Grietje
  12. Jacoba
  13. Geertruida
  14. Neeltje
  15. Trijntje
  16. Petronella

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1889
  • Koning Willem III (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1849 till 1890 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from April 21, 1888 to August 21, 1891 the cabinet Mackay, with Mr. A. baron Mackay (AR) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 4.5 million citizens.
  • January 15 » The Coca-Cola Company, then known as the Pemberton Medicine Company, is incorporated in Atlanta.
  • February 22 » President Grover Cleveland signs a bill admitting North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington as U.S. states.
  • March 23 » The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community is established by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad in Qadian, British India.
  • June 3 » The first long-distance electric power transmission line in the United States is completed, running 14 miles (23km) between a generator at Willamette Falls and downtown Portland, Oregon.
  • July 8 » The first issue of The Wall Street Journal is published.
  • November 11 » The State of Washington is admitted as the 42nd state of the United States.
Weather January 2, 1889

The temperature on January 2, 1889 was about -1.3 °C. The air pressure was 4 kgf/m2 and came mainly from the east. The airpressure was 78 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 89%.

Source: KNMI