Historical Events In 1894
Sunday, 15 September 2019
May 12 On this day in history ludwig Englander's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC
May 14 Fire in Boston bleachers spreads to 170 adjoining buildings on this day in history.
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 in the year 1894.
May 20 In the year 1894 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 On this day in history august A Kundt, German physicist, (test of Kundt), dies at 54
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 on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history dirk Vansina, Flemish playwright (Verschaeve Gives Evidence)
May 26 On this day in history emanuel Lasker (26) becomes World Champion chess player
May 27 On this day in history dashiell Hammett, Maryland, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon)
May 28 On this day in history belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern
May 28 Sammy White, RI, actor (711 Ocean Drive, Sound Off) on this day in history.
May 29 Beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days) in the year 1894.
May 30 Bobby Lowe is 1st to hit 4 HRs in 1 baseball game in the year 1894.
May 30 In the year 1894 hubertus J van Mook, Dutch minister of Colonies (1942-45)
May 31 In the year 1894 fred Allen, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Fred Allen Radio Show)
Jun 04 Blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf) on this day in history.
Jun 05 Immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1894.
Jun 06 On this day in history sabin V Dragoi, composer
Jun 08 On this day in history erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist (Ogelala)
Jun 10 Pavel Borkovec, Czech composer (Stmivani, [Twilight]) on this day in history.
Jun 13 On this day in history isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Konarmija, Marija) [or Jul 13]
Jun 15 Phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8 in the year 1894.
Jun 15 In the year 1894 robert Russell Bennett, Kansas City, composer/arranger (Oklahoma!)
Jun 16 In the year 1894 norman Kerry, Rochester NY, actor (Phantom of the Opera)
Jun 17 On this day in history 1st US poliomyelitis epidemic breaks out, Rutland, Vermont
Jun 18 In the year 1894 premier Roseberry declares Uganda a British protectorate
Jun 19 On this day in history 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
Jun 20 George Delacorte, NYC, philanthropist/publisher (Dell Books) on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1894 workers in Pittsburgh strike Pullman sleeping car company
Jun 22 In the year 1894 harry Houdini marries Bessie Rahner