The Japanese Shoemakers' League, first Japanese trade association, organized in San Francisco.
Overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani of Hawaii.
Drain of Treasury’s gold reserve.
Repeal of Sherman Silver Purchase Act.
Colorado is the first state to grant women suffrage.
Ida B. Wells Barnett becomes prominent in the antilynching crusade.Inauguration of Grover Cleveland (DN.Y.).
Residents of southern Californian attempt to expel their Chinese neighbors.
World’s Congress of Representative Women.Dawes Commission formed.
Illinois Factory Law; outlaws the employment of children younger than fourteen at night and limits their workdays to eight hours.
Financial Panic of 1893 begins (April 21).