Historical Events In 1894
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
May 12 On this day in history ludwig Englander's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC
May 14 In the year 1894 fire in Boston bleachers spreads to 170 adjoining buildings
May 15 20th Kentucky Derby: Frank Goodale aboard Chant wins in 2:41 on this day in history.
May 16 Fire in Boston destroys baseball stadium & 170 other buildings in the year 1894.
May 17 19th Preakness: Fred Taral aboard Assignee wins in 1:49.25 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history adela Rogers St John, journalist/author (Foreign Correspondent)
May 21 In the year 1894 22-year-old French Anarchist Émile Henry is executed by guillotine.
May 21 August A Kundt, German physicist, (test of Kundt), dies at 54 in the year 1894.
May 23 On this day in history william Love hosts ground breaking ceremonies for Love Canal
May 24 William Joseph Westbrook, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1894.
May 25 Dirk Vansina, Flemish playwright (Verschaeve Gives Evidence) in the year 1894.
May 26 In the year 1894 emanuel Lasker (26) becomes World Champion chess player
May 27 Dashiell Hammett, Maryland, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon) in the year 1894.
May 28 In the year 1894 belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern
May 28 Sammy White, RI, actor (711 Ocean Drive, Sound Off) in the year 1894.
May 29 Beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days) on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1894 bobby Lowe is 1st to hit 4 HRs in 1 baseball game
May 30 Hubertus J van Mook, Dutch minister of Colonies (1942-45) on this day in history.
May 31 Fred Allen, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Fred Allen Radio Show) on this day in history.
Jun 04 Blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf) on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1894 immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70
Jun 06 Sabin V Dragoi, composer on this day in history.
Jun 08 On this day in history erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist (Ogelala)
Jun 10 On this day in history pavel Borkovec, Czech composer (Stmivani, [Twilight])
Jun 13 Isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Konarmija, Marija) [or Jul 13] in the year 1894.
Jun 15 In the year 1894 phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8
Jun 15 Robert Russell Bennett, Kansas City, composer/arranger (Oklahoma!) on this day in history.
Jun 16 Norman Kerry, Rochester NY, actor (Phantom of the Opera) on this day in history.
Jun 17 1st US poliomyelitis epidemic breaks out, Rutland, Vermont in the year 1894.
Jun 18 Premier Roseberry declares Uganda a British protectorate in the year 1894.
Jun 19 In the year 1894 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
Jun 20 George Delacorte, NYC, philanthropist/publisher (Dell Books) in the year 1894.
Jun 21 Workers in Pittsburgh strike Pullman sleeping car company on this day in history.
Jun 22 Harry Houdini marries Bessie Rahner on this day in history.