Historical Events In 1895
Friday, 18 January 2019
Aug 02 In the year 1895 matthew Henderson, cricketer (lefty pace bowler in NZ's 1st Test)
Aug 05 On this day in history friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies
Aug 06 George Frederick Root, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1895.
Aug 07 In the year 1895 edward Gill, baseball player
Aug 08 In the year 1895 law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady)
Aug 09 In the year 1895 fred Badcock, cricketer (swing bowler in NZ's 1st Test matches)
Aug 10 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagners "Rienzi") on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1895 michail M Soschtschenko, Russian author
Aug 13 Bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz) in the year 1895.
Aug 13 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies in the year 1895.
Aug 14 Jack Gregory, cricketer (Australian all-rounder of post-WWI years) on this day in history.
Aug 16 Jacinto Guerrero, composer in the year 1895.
Aug 19 On this day in history american frontier murderer and outlaw, John Wesley Hardin, is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas.
Aug 19 Andrzejewski, writer on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1895 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Norwood Builder" (BG)
Aug 22 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history john F Loudon, entrepreneur/colonial director, dies at 74
Aug 26 Electric central at Niagara Falls gives 1st steam in the year 1895.
Aug 27 15th US Mens Tennis: Fred H Hovey beats Robert D Wrenn (63 62 64) on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history the formation of the Northern Rugby Union at the George Hotel, Huddersfield, England.
Aug 30 In the year 1895 belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education
Aug 31 In the year 1895 1st pro football game (QB John Brallier paid $10 & won 12-0)
Aug 31 In the year 1895 joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer
Sep 01 In the year 1895 edit Angold, Germany, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel)
Sep 03 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn) in the year 1895.
Sep 03 On this day in history latrobe, PA is the site of the world's first professional football game, played today between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. (Latrobe won the contest 12-0.)
Sep 04 Nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) on this day in history.
Sep 05 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC on this day in history.
Sep 08 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 09 American Bowling Congress forms (NYC) on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1895 harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64
Sep 11 FA Cup stolen in Birmingham in the year 1895.
Sep 11 Harry Tobias, songwriter on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1895 alice Lake, Brooklyn NY, silent screen actress (Glamour, Wicked)