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Historical Events Happened In 1896

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Jan 01   On this day in history wilhelm Röntgen announces his discovery of x-rays  

Jan 02   Battle at Doornkop, South Africa (Boers beat Dr Jamesons troops) in the year 1896.  

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   Emperor Wilhelm congratulates President Kruger on the Jameson Raid in the year 1896.  

Jan 04   AFL charters Actors' National Protective Union, NYC on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Following Mormon abandonment of polygamy, Utah admitted as 45th state in the year 1896.  

Jan 04   Seven members of Prime Minister Mackenzie Bowell's cabinet resign over the Manitoba Schools Question on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1896.  

Jan 05   On this day in history hendrik Algra, Dutch MP (ARP)  

Jan 06   On this day in history 1st US women's 6-day bicycle race starts, Madison Square Garden  

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 in the year 1896.  

Jan 06   In the year 1896 the first US women's 6-day bicycle race starts, Madison Square Garden  

Jan 07   Arnold Ridley, Bath England, actor/dramatist (The Ghost Train) in the year 1896.  

Jan 07   In the year 1896 fanny Farmer publishes her 1st cookbook  

Jan 07   Fanny Farmer publishes her first cookbook in the year 1896.  

Jan 08   On this day in history jaromir Weinberger, Prague Czechoslovakia, composer (Bird's Opera)  

Jan 11   Eva Le Gallienne, London England, actress/director (Resurrection) on this day in history.  

Jan 12   On this day in history 1st X-ray photo in US (Dr Henry Smith, Davidson NC)  

Jan 12   On this day in history rex Ingram, Ireland, actor/director (Elmer Gantry, God's Little Acre)  

Jan 12   The first X-ray photo in US (Dr Henry Smith, Davidson NC) on this day in history.  

Jan 14   In the year 1896 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   On this day in history matthew B Brady, US photographer (Civil War), dies at about 72  

Jan 16   Defeat of Cymru Fydd at South Wales Liberal Federation AGM, Newport, Monmouthshire in the year 1896.  

Jan 17   Harry Reser, Ohio, orch leader (Sammy Kaye Show) on this day in history.  

Jan 18   On this day in history 1st demonstration of an X-ray machine in US (NYC)  

Jan 18   British troops occupy Kumasi, West Africa in the year 1896.  

Jan 18   In the year 1896 hans H Holm, Norwegian poet (Jonsoknatt)  

Jan 18   The first demonstration of an x-ray machine in the US, New York City NY on this day in history.  

Jan 20   On this day in history elmer R Diktonius, Finnish musicologist/author (Janne Kubik)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1896

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of maurice Jacobson, composer  

Jan 01   In the year 1896 birth of teinosuke Kinugasa, Japans actor/director (Jujiro, Jigoku-mon)  

Jan 01   Yitzhak Edel, composer was born in the year 1896.  

Jan 02   Dziga Vertiv, [Denis A Kaufman], Russian director (Sjagai, Soviet!) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer was born in the year 1896.  

Jan 02   Sir Lawrence Wackett, Australian aircraft engineer (d. 1982) was born in the year 1896.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of everett McKinley Dirkson, (Sen-R-Ill)  

Jan 04   Everett Dirksen, American politician (d. 1969) was born in the year 1896.  

Famous Deaths In 1896

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of alfred Ely Beach, American inventor (b. 1826)  

Jan 04   In the year 1896 death of joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821)  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of william Rainey Marshall, Governor of Minnesota (b. 1825)  

Jan 15   Matthew B Brady, US photographer (Civil War), dies at about 72 in the year 1896.  

Jan 18   In the year 1896 death of charles Floquet, French statesman (b. 1828)  

Jan 20   Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37 on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Frans C Baeckelmans, Flemish architect (Court of Justice), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jan 28   Joseph Barnby, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.