Historical Events Happened In 1896
Sunday, 14 February 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1896 wilhelm Röntgen announces his discovery of x-rays
Jan 02 In the year 1896 battle at Doornkop, South Africa (Boers beat Dr Jamesons troops)
Jan 02 Dziga Vertiv, [Denis A Kaufman], Russian director (Sjagai, Soviet!) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Emperor Wilhelm congratulates Pres Kruger on the Jameson Raid on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history emperor Wilhelm congratulates President Kruger on the Jameson Raid
Jan 04 On this day in history aFL charters Actors' National Protective Union, NYC
Jan 04 Following Mormon abandonment of polygamy, Utah admitted as 45th state on this day in history.
Jan 04 Seven members of Prime Minister Mackenzie Bowell's cabinet resign over the Manitoba Schools Question in the year 1896.
Jan 04 Utah is admitted to the Union as the 45th state in the year 1896.
Jan 05 German physicist Wilhelm Roentgen's discovers x-rays on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history hendrik Algra, Dutch MP (ARP)
Jan 06 1st US women's 6-day bicycle race starts, Madison Square Garden in the year 1896.
Jan 06 Abram N Pritzker, US businessman (Hyatt Hotels, McCall's magazine) on this day in history.
Jan 06 Cecil Rhodes resigns as premier of Cape colony on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1896 the first US women's 6-day bicycle race starts, Madison Square Garden
Jan 07 On this day in history arnold Ridley, Bath England, actor/dramatist (The Ghost Train)
Jan 07 Fanny Farmer publishes her 1st cookbook in the year 1896.
Jan 07 In the year 1896 fanny Farmer publishes her first cookbook
Jan 08 In the year 1896 jaromir Weinberger, Prague Czechoslovakia, composer (Bird's Opera)
Jan 11 On this day in history eva Le Gallienne, London England, actress/director (Resurrection)
Jan 12 1st X-ray photo in US (Dr Henry Smith, Davidson NC) on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1896 rex Ingram, Ireland, actor/director (Elmer Gantry, God's Little Acre)
Jan 12 In the year 1896 the first X-ray photo in US (Dr Henry Smith, Davidson NC)
Jan 14 On this day in history john dos Passos, novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel)
Jan 15 In the year 1896 henry Arthur Jones' "Michael & his Lost Angel," premieres in London
Jan 15 In the year 1896 jacobo Ficher, composer
Jan 15 Matthew B Brady, US photographer (Civil War), dies at about 72 on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1896 defeat of Cymru Fydd at South Wales Liberal Federation AGM, Newport, Monmouthshire.
Jan 17 Harry Reser, Ohio, orch leader (Sammy Kaye Show) on this day in history.
Jan 18 1st demonstration of an X-ray machine in US (NYC) on this day in history.
Jan 18 British troops occupy Kumasi, West Africa in the year 1896.
Jan 18 Hans H Holm, Norwegian poet (Jonsoknatt) on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history the first demonstration of an x-ray machine in the US, New York City NY
Jan 20 In the year 1896 elmer R Diktonius, Finnish musicologist/author (Janne Kubik)