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1898
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest 3 Derby County 1
1898
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Reginald Doherty
1898
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Charlotte Cooper
Spanish-American War
   occurred during   
1898
Began with the sinking of the USS Maine in Havana Harbor on February 15, 1898.
1898
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Malcolm Whitman
d. Dwight Davis 3-6 6-2 6-2 6-1
1898
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Juliette Atkinson
Maine
   sank in   
1898
Feb. 15 U.S. battleship destroyed in Havana harbor by an explosion that killed 260 men. The incident led to the outbreak of the Spanish-American War
1898
      
The Boxer Rebellion Began
China. Ended 1900.
1898
   the winner was   
Plaudit
Willie Simms
1898
   the winner was   
Harry Vardon
At Prestwick
Herbert Elwell
   was born on   
May 10, 1898
Minneapolis Minnesota, composer (Happy Hypocrite)
Ariel Durant
   was born on   
May 10, 1898
Writer (Story of Civilization)
1898
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
The Grafter
Jockey - John Gough, Trainer - William Forrester, Owner - William Forrester, Time - 3.29.75
1898
      
Convention for the Extension of Hong Kong Territory
Cedes the New Territories to the United Kingdom.
1898
      
Sixth Treaty of Paris
Ends the Spanish-American War.
Percival Ball
   created the sculpture   
Phryne Before Praxiteles, 1898
1898
   is birth year of   
Gershwin
George, d. 1937
1898
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Sly Fox
Willie Simms on board -- Trainer Hardy Campbell -- Charles F. Dwyer -- 1:49.75
1898
   winner was   
Bowling Brook
Fred Littlefield up, Trainer: R. Wyndham Walden, Owners: A. H. & D. H. Morris -- 2:32.00
Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898
   was written by   
Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace
1999
1898
   was won by   
Porridge
E. Delany
1898
   saw the   
Battle of Manila Bay
Spanish-American War; US Asiatic Squadron destroys the Spanish fleet
1898
   the winner was the   
Montreal Victorias
Grantown-on-Spey Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1898
1898
   was the year of the   
Battle of Manila Bay
Spanish-American War; US Asiatic Squadron destroys the Spanish fleet
The Flag of the Cretan Republic (1898-1913)
   was this:   

Aubrey Beardsley
   died in   
1898 aged 25 from Tuberculosis
artist English
Frank Chance
   is famous for   
Cubs First Baseman, 1898-1914
Famous for being in the Tinkers to Evers to Chance combination made famous in a 1910 poem
John Philip Sousa
   composed   
The Charlatan (1898)
Also known as The Mystical Miss
Frank Leroy Chance (1898-1914)
   had the nickname   
“Husk,” “The Peerless Leader”
During the Spanish American War in 1898, There Were 13 Stars on the American Flag.
   is   
False
45 stars






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