Historical Events In 1895
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Apr 18 On this day in history anton F Pieck, Dutch illustrator (Efteling, Kaatsheuvel) [or April 19]
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 In the year 1895 george Scharf, critic, dies
Apr 23 Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1895 joshua Slocum completes around-the-world voyage in 11-m boat
Apr 24 S Constantine Timoshenko, Russian marshal/people's commissioner on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1895 stanley Rous, British soccer official
Apr 29 Malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Promenade Concerts) on this day in history.
Apr 30 Gustav Freytag, writer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
May 01 Leo Sowerby, Grand Rapids Michigan, composer (Pulitzer 1946) in the year 1895.
May 02 In the year 1895 alfred Kurella, writer
May 03 In the year 1895 earnest Kantorowicz, German/US historian (Laudes regiae)
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) in the year 1895.
May 06 The birth of Rudolph Valentino, Silent film star on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history in Saint Petersburg, Russian scientist Alexander Stepanovich Popov demonstrates to the Russian Physical and Chemical Society his invention
May 08 On this day in history china cedes Taiwan to Japan under Treaty of Shimonoseki
May 08 On this day in history edmund Wilson, American critic/writer (Patriotic Gore)
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 Jan Parandowski, writer on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1895 jiddu Krishnamurti, India, philosopher (Songs of Life) [NS=May 22]
May 14 In the year 1895 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 Joseph Whitaker, British publisher (Whitaker' Almanack), dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 17 W G Grace completes his 100th 100 v Somerset at Bristol in the year 1895.
May 19 In the year 1895 albert Hay Malotte, composer
May 19 In the year 1895 jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies
May 20 In the year 1895 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) in the year 1895.
May 21 On this day in history franz von Suppe, Austrian composer (Poet und Bauer), dies at 76
May 22 On this day in history 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