Historical Events In 1894
Monday, 20 January 2020
Nov 28 Brooks Atkinson, drama critic (Broadway theater namesake) in the year 1894.
Nov 29 Yakima Canutt, [Enos Edward], Colfax WA, actor/dir (Texas Terror) in the year 1894.
Dec 02 In the year 1894 warren William, [Krech], Aitkin MN, actor (Caesar in Cleopatra)
Dec 03 HM Jozef Schadde, Flem architect (Antwerp Stock exchange), dies at 76 in the year 1894.
Dec 05 Georges Feydeaus' "L'hôtel du libre échange," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history phillip K. Wrigley (Wrigley Gum) born
Dec 07 Ferdinand de Lesseps, French engineer/diplomat/earl, dies at 89 in the year 1894.
Dec 07 Stuart Davis, US painter on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history james (Grover) Thurber, Columbus Ohio, humorist (Men, Women & Dogs)
Dec 08 The birth of James Thurber, American writer on this day in history.
Dec 08 Willem JF Nuyens, Dutch physician/RC historian, dies at 71 in the year 1894.
Dec 09 In the year 1894 eddie Dowling, Woonsocket RI, actor (Anywhere USA)
Dec 09 Roman Catholics win Parliamentary election in Belgium in the year 1894.
Dec 10 In the year 1894 earnest Haenchen, German new testament expert
Dec 13 Sarah Parker Remond, US/Italian abolitionist, dies at 68 in the year 1894.
Dec 14 In the year 1894 day One 1st Test Cricket Aus v Eng Aust 5-346 (Giffen 161, Gregory 85)
Dec 14 Joaquin Zamacois Soler, composer in the year 1894.
Dec 15 In the year 1894 cricket day 2 1st T Aus v Eng Aus 586 (Gregory 201) England 3-130
Dec 17 Arthur Fiedler the conductor of The Boston Pops Orchestra was born in the year 1894.
Dec 17 In the year 1894 arthur Fiedler, Boston Mass, conductor (Boston Pops)
Dec 17 In the year 1894 cricket day 3 1T Aus v Eng Eng 325 all out, 261 behind on 1st inn
Dec 18 In the year 1894 cricket day 4 1T Aus v Eng England following on 4-268, 7 in front
Dec 18 South Australian women given the vote on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1894 cricket day 5 1T Aus v Eng Eng 437 all out, Aus need 177 are 2-113
Dec 19 Ford C Frick, baseball commissioner (1951-65) in the year 1894.
Dec 20 In the year 1894 day Six 1T Aus v Eng Australia need 177 to win, all out 166
Dec 20 Robert Menzies, Australian PM (1939-41, 1949-66) in the year 1894.
Dec 22 -23] Dutch coast hit by hurricane on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history french officer Alfred Dreyfus court-martialed for treason, triggers worldwide charges of anti-Semitism (Dreyfus later vindicated)
Dec 22 On this day in history french officer, Alfred Dreyfus, found guilty of selling secrets to Germany
Dec 23 On this day in history arthur Gilligan, cricketer (England captain in 1920's)
Dec 23 Debussy's ballet "L'aprés-midi d'un faune," premieres in Paris in the year 1894.
Dec 24 Georges Guynemer, French WW I pilot on this day in history.
Dec 24 Scheveningse fishing boats destroyed by storm in the year 1894.