Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for '1898': Common year starting on Saturday Common year starting on Thursday Gregorian calendar Julian calendar Roman numerals January 1 New York City Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island J'accuse (letter) January 13 Émile Zola Cuba February 15 Havana Spanish–American War USS Maine (ACR-1) United States Automobile March 24 Port Carbon, Pennsylvania Scientific American Winton Motor Carriage Company Game reserve March 26 South Africa Annie Oakley April 5 Women in the military April 22 Blockade United States Navy USS Nashville (PG-7) April 20 April 21 April 25 United States Congress Battle of Manila Bay (1898) George Dewey May 1 Beijing Capital control China Chinese yuan May 2 1900 Bava-Beccaris massacre Fiorenzo Bava-Beccaris