Historical Events In 1894
Friday, 18 January 2019
Nov 28 Brooks Atkinson, drama critic (Broadway theater namesake) in the year 1894.
Nov 29 In the year 1894 yakima Canutt, [Enos Edward], Colfax WA, actor/dir (Texas Terror)
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 in the year 1894.
Dec 05 Phillip K. Wrigley (Wrigley Gum) born in the year 1894.
Dec 07 In the year 1894 ferdinand de Lesseps, French engineer/diplomat/earl, dies at 89
Dec 07 On this day in history stuart Davis, US painter
Dec 08 James (Grover) Thurber, Columbus Ohio, humorist (Men, Women & Dogs) in the year 1894.
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 Eddie Dowling, Woonsocket RI, actor (Anywhere USA) on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1894 roman Catholics win Parliamentary election in Belgium
Dec 10 Earnest Haenchen, German new testament expert in the year 1894.
Dec 13 Sarah Parker Remond, US/Italian abolitionist, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1894 day One 1st Test Cricket Aus v Eng Aust 5-346 (Giffen 161, Gregory 85)
Dec 14 On this day in history joaquin Zamacois Soler, composer
Dec 15 Cricket day 2 1st T Aus v Eng Aus 586 (Gregory 201) England 3-130 on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history arthur Fiedler the conductor of The Boston Pops Orchestra was born
Dec 17 Arthur Fiedler, Boston Mass, conductor (Boston Pops) on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1894 cricket day 3 1T Aus v Eng Eng 325 all out, 261 behind on 1st inn
Dec 18 Cricket day 4 1T Aus v Eng England following on 4-268, 7 in front on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1894 south Australian women given the vote.
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) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history day Six 1T Aus v Eng Australia need 177 to win, all out 166
Dec 20 In the year 1894 robert Menzies, Australian PM (1939-41, 1949-66)
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 Arthur Gilligan, cricketer (England captain in 1920's) in the year 1894.
Dec 23 Debussy's ballet "L'aprés-midi d'un faune," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Dec 24 Georges Guynemer, French WW I pilot on this day in history.
Dec 24 Scheveningse fishing boats destroyed by storm on this day in history.