|Centuries:||18th century - 19th century - 20th century|
|Decades:||1860s 1870s 1880s - 1890s - 1900s 1910s 1920s|
|Years:||1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899|
- January 4 - Utah admitted to the Union as the 45th state.
- November 5 - First Presidency directs that the first Sunday of each month be observed as fast day, rather than the first Thursday of each month.