Historical Events In 1894
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Jan 01 Denmark adopts Mid-European time on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1894 manchester Ship Canal in England opens to traffic
Jan 02 Robert Nathan, NYC, poet, novelist (Portrait of Jennie) in the year 1894.
Jan 04 France ratifies Duple Alliance with Russia on this day in history.
Jan 04 Wesley La Violette, composer in the year 1894.
Jan 07 Jose Rozo Contreras, composer on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1894 motion picture experiment of comedian Fred Ott filmed sneezing
Jan 08 Columbus World's fair in Chicago destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Jan 08 Pierre-Joseph van Beneden, paleont (life of tapeworms), dies at 84 in the year 1894.
Jan 09 In the year 1894 "Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze" released in movie theaters
Jan 09 On this day in history henryk Stazewski, Polish abstract painter/graphic artist
Jan 10 Reginald Denham, London, Broadway director (Obsession, The Bad Seed) on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history jaroslav Vogel, composer
Jan 12 Billy Gilbert, Louisville KY, actor (Paradise Alley, Safari, Rio) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Revolution in Sicily crushed by government troops in the year 1894.
Jan 15 In the year 1894 edmond Rubbens, Belgian attorney/minister of colonization
Jan 16 In the year 1894 guy Chamberlin, early NFL end/coach (Canton, Frankford, Cards)
Jan 18 In the year 1894 wilhelm HC Tenhaeff, Dutch parapsychologist
Jan 19 In the year 1894 francois Haverschmidt, Dutch writer, dies at 58
Jan 20 On this day in history harold L Gray, creator (Little Orphan Annie)
Jan 21 On this day in history guillaume Jean Joseph Nicolas Lekeu, composer, dies at 24
Jan 21 On this day in history oscar Fredriksen skates world record 500m in 47.8 sec
Jan 22 Charles Morgan, England, writer (Fountain) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1894 g W Bunbury of Dublin sets shorthand record of 250 wpm for 10 min
Jan 23 In the year 1894 g W Bunbury of Dublin sets shorthand record of 250 wpm for 10 minutes
Jan 23 On this day in history remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Patriot/Idiot)
Jan 25 James J Corbett KOs Charley Mitchell in 3 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1894.
Jan 27 1st college basketball game, U of Chicago beats Chicago YMCA 19-11 on this day in history.
Jan 27 First college basketball game, University of Chicago beats Chicago YMCA 19-11 in the year 1894.
Jan 27 On this day in history fritz Pollard, early black NFL star (1920-26)
Jan 27 In the year 1894 midwinter Fair opens in Golden Gate Park
Jan 30 Boris III, czar of Bulgaria (1918-43) on this day in history.
Jan 30 Pneumatic hammer patented by Charles King of Detroit in the year 1894.
Jan 30 In the year 1894 uS flag fired on in Rio; prompt satisfaction exacted by Admiral Benham