Historical Events In 1895
Monday, 20 January 2020
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1895 edward Gill, baseball player
Aug 08 On this day in history law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady)
Aug 09 On this day in history fred Badcock, cricketer (swing bowler in NZ's 1st Test matches)
Aug 10 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagners "Rienzi") in the year 1895.
Aug 10 Michail M Soschtschenko, Russian author on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1895 bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz)
Aug 13 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1895 jack Gregory, cricketer (Australian all-rounder of post-WWI years)
Aug 16 Jacinto Guerrero, composer in the year 1895.
Aug 19 American frontier murderer and outlaw, John Wesley Hardin, is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas in the year 1895.
Aug 19 Andrzejewski, writer in the year 1895.
Aug 20 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Norwood Builder" (BG) in the year 1895.
Aug 22 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on this day in history.
Aug 24 John F Loudon, entrepreneur/colonial director, dies at 74 in the year 1895.
Aug 26 On this day in history electric central at Niagara Falls gives 1st steam
Aug 27 On this day in history 15th US Mens Tennis: Fred H Hovey beats Robert D Wrenn (63 62 64)
Aug 29 On this day in history the formation of the Northern Rugby Union at the George Hotel, Huddersfield, England.
Aug 30 Belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education in the year 1895.
Aug 31 1st pro football game (QB John Brallier paid $10 & won 12-0) in the year 1895.
Aug 31 Joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 03 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.) in the year 1895.
Sep 04 Nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history george Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC
Sep 08 On this day in history adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58
Sep 09 On this day in history american Bowling Congress forms (NYC)
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 In the year 1895 harry Tobias, songwriter
Sep 12 In the year 1895 alice Lake, Brooklyn NY, silent screen actress (Glamour, Wicked)