Historical Events In 1895
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Apr 18 Anton F Pieck, Dutch illustrator (Efteling, Kaatsheuvel) [or April 19] on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1895 new York State passed an act that established free public baths! They were to be open 14 hours a day and provide hot and cold water.
Apr 19 George Scharf, critic, dies in the year 1895.
Apr 23 In the year 1895 karl Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig, physiologist, dies
Apr 24 Joshua Slocum completes around-the-world voyage in 11-m boat in the year 1895.
Apr 24 S Constantine Timoshenko, Russian marshal/people's commissioner in the year 1895.
Apr 25 On this day in history stanley Rous, British soccer official
Apr 29 Malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Promenade Concerts) in the year 1895.
Apr 30 In the year 1895 gustav Freytag, writer, dies at 78
May 01 In the year 1895 leo Sowerby, Grand Rapids Michigan, composer (Pulitzer 1946)
May 02 On this day in history alfred Kurella, writer
May 03 Earnest Kantorowicz, German/US historian (Laudes regiae) in the year 1895.
May 06 On this day in history 21st Kentucky Derby: Soup Perkins aboard Halma wins in 2:37.50
May 06 Rudolph Valentino, Castellaneta Italy, sheik/actor (Eagle) on this day in history.
May 06 The birth of Rudolph Valentino, Silent film star on this day in history.
May 07 In Saint Petersburg, Russian scientist Alexander Stepanovich Popov demonstrates to the Russian Physical and Chemical Society his invention on this day in history.
May 08 China cedes Taiwan to Japan under Treaty of Shimonoseki in the year 1895.
May 08 Edmund Wilson, American critic/writer (Patriotic Gore) on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history lucian Blaga, Romaniams philosopher/poet (Dogmatic Aeon)
May 11 In the year 1895 feliks Jaronski, composer, dies at 71
May 11 On this day in history jan Parandowski, writer
May 12 Jiddu Krishnamurti, India, philosopher (Songs of Life) [NS=May 22] in the year 1895.
May 14 On this day in history lew Lehr, Phila, comedian (Stop Me if I heard this One)
May 15 On this day in history charles Lamont, SF CA, director (Abbott & Costello Go to Mars)
May 15 In the year 1895 joseph Whitaker, British publisher (Whitaker' Almanack), dies at 75
May 17 On this day in history w G Grace completes his 100th 100 v Somerset at Bristol
May 19 Albert Hay Malotte, composer in the year 1895.
May 19 On this day in history jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies
May 20 On this day in history 1st commercial movie performance (153 Broadway, NYC)
May 20 Reginald J "R" Mitchell, English aviation manufacturer (Spitfire) on this day in history.
May 20 The first commercial movie performance (153 Broadway, NYC) on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1895 franz von Suppe, Austrian composer (Poet und Bauer), dies at 76
May 22 In the year 1895 jiddu Krishnamurti, India, philosopher (Songs of Life) [OS=May 12]
May 23 In the year 1895 franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/physicist, dies at 96