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1890
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Blackburn Rovers
Blackburn Rovers 6 The Wednesday 1 (The Wednesday would later become Wednesday then Sheffield Wednesday)
1890
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Willoughby Hamilton
1890
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Helen Rice
1890
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Oliver Campbell
d. Henry Slocum 6-2 4-6 6-3 6-1
1890
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Ellen Roosevelt
1890
      
The Wounded Knee Massacre Occured
In South Dakota, marks the end of the American Indian Wars
1890
      
Sitting Bull Died
Lakota Sioux chief primarily known as the leader of the forces that defeated Gen. George Custer.
1890
      
Vincent Van Gogh Died
Self inflicted gunshot, July 29
Dwight D. Eisenhower
   was born on   
October 14, 1890
34th President of the United States; Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in Europe during WWII
Charles De Gaulle
   was born on   
November 22, 1890
French military leader and statesman; President of the 5th French Republic
1890
   the winner was   
Riley
Isaac Murphy
1890
   the winner was   
John Ball Jr
At Prestwick -- Amateur
Katherine Anne Porter
   was born on   
May 15, 1890
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1890
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Carbine
Jockey - Robert Ramage, Trainer - Walter Hickenbotham, Owner - D. S. Wallace, Time - 3.28.25
1890
      
Michael Collins Was Born
1890
      
Charles Parnell Was Named in a Divorce Case
Parnell was co-respondant in the divorce case of Kitty O'Shea. This scandal rocked the Land League but Parnell refused to resign or be removed. The party split in two as a result.
1890
      
Heligoland-Zanzibar Treaty
Agreement between the United Kingdom and Imperial Germany concerning mainly territorial interests in Africa.
1890
   is birth year of   
Martinu
Bohuslav, d. 1959
1890
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Montague
W. Martin on board -- Trainer Edward Feakes -- Preakness Stables -- 2:36.75
1890
   winner was   
Burlington
Pike Barnes up, Trainer: Albert Cooper, Owner: Hough Bros. -- 2:07.75
1890
   was won by   
Greek Girl
Henry Gore
Idaho
   joined the U.S.A in   
1890
July 3, 1890
Wyoming
   joined the U.S.A in   
1890
July 10, 1890
1890 - 91
   was won by   
Dumbarton
Runners Up Rangers
Sanquhar Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1890
Cowdenbeath Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1890
Doune Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1890
Lossiemouth and Branderburgh Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1890
Cy Young
   is famous for   
Pitcher, 1890-1911; All-time Win Leader
511 wins
Ho Chi Minh
   lifespan was   
1890-1969
Vietnamese revolutionary and statesman
Vincent Van Gogh
   died in   
1890 aged 37 from Suicide by Gunshot to His Chest
Painter Dutch
Russian Avant-Garde
   happened during   
1890-1930
Russia/Ukraine
Denton True Young (1890-1911)
   had the nickname   
“Cy” or “Cyclone”
Charles Augustus Nichols (1890-1906)
   had the nickname   
“Kid”
Joseph Merrick (The Elephant Man)
   died in   
1890 aged 27 from Suffocation, Possibly Suicide
severely deformed celebrity of Victorian era London British






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