Historical Events In 1894
Thursday, 21 November 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 in the year 1894.
May 15 20th Kentucky Derby: Frank Goodale aboard Chant wins in 2:41 on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1894 fire in Boston destroys baseball stadium & 170 other buildings
May 17 On this day in history 19th Preakness: Fred Taral aboard Assignee wins in 1:49.25
May 20 Adela Rogers St John, journalist/author (Foreign Correspondent) in the year 1894.
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 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1894 emanuel Lasker (26) becomes World Champion chess player
May 27 Dashiell Hammett, Maryland, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days)
May 30 In the year 1894 bobby Lowe is 1st to hit 4 HRs in 1 baseball game
May 30 On this day in history hubertus J van Mook, Dutch minister of Colonies (1942-45)
May 31 Fred Allen, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Fred Allen Radio Show) in the year 1894.
Jun 04 On this day in history blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)
Jun 05 In the year 1894 immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70
Jun 06 Sabin V Dragoi, composer in the year 1894.
Jun 08 Erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist (Ogelala) on this day in history.
Jun 10 Pavel Borkovec, Czech composer (Stmivani, [Twilight]) on this day in history.
Jun 13 Isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Konarmija, Marija) [or Jul 13] on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1894 phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8
Jun 15 In the year 1894 robert Russell Bennett, Kansas City, composer/arranger (Oklahoma!)
Jun 16 Norman Kerry, Rochester NY, actor (Phantom of the Opera) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1894 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
Jun 20 In the year 1894 george Delacorte, NYC, philanthropist/publisher (Dell Books)
Jun 21 On this day in history workers in Pittsburgh strike Pullman sleeping car company
Jun 22 On this day in history harry Houdini marries Bessie Rahner