Historical Events In 1896
Friday, 16 November 2018
Oct 20 In the year 1896 nat Holman, basketball coach (CCNY)
Oct 21 In the year 1896 edna Purviance, Lovelock NV (Dog's Pleasure, Dog's Life)
Oct 22 In the year 1896 charles Glenn King, biochemist (discovered vitamin C)
Oct 24 Jack Warner, [Waters], London England, actor (Christmas Carol) in the year 1896.
Oct 26 On this day in history abyssinia & Italy sign peace treaty
Oct 27 1st Pali Road completed in Hawaii (winds so strong streams flow UP!) on this day in history.
Oct 27 Edith Haisman, Titanic survivor on this day in history.
Oct 27 The first Pali Road completed in Hawaii on this day in history.
Oct 28 Howard Hanson, Wahoo Nebraska, composer/conductor (Nordic) in the year 1896.
Oct 30 In the year 1896 anatoly Grigor'yevich Novikov, composer
Oct 30 Charles Tupper, PM of Canada (C) (1896), dies in the year 1896.
Oct 30 On this day in history martha Hughes Cannon of Utah becomes 1st female senator
Oct 31 On this day in history ethel Waters, Chester Pa, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather)
Nov 01 1st bare women breast (Zulu) to appear in National Geographic Mag on this day in history.
Nov 01 Edmund Blunden, English poet/critic (Undertones of War) on this day in history.
Nov 03 J H Hunter patents portable weighing scales in the year 1896.
Nov 03 William McKinley (R) defeats William Jennings Bryan (D) for President on this day in history.
Nov 06 Jim Jordan, Peoria IL, radio comedian (Fibber McGee) in the year 1896.
Nov 07 Herbert R O'Connor, Balt Md, (Sen-Md)/TV narrator (Crime Syndicate) in the year 1896.
Nov 08 In the year 1896 bucky Harris, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
Nov 11 Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Sicily, NYC Mafia gangster on this day in history.
Nov 11 Jules Vandenpeereboom becomes Belgium's minister of War in the year 1896.
Nov 12 On this day in history spyridon Xyndas, composer, dies at 84
Nov 13 Antonio Pena y Goni, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1896.
Nov 13 In the year 1896 nobusuke Kishi, premier of Japan (1957-60)
Nov 14 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61) in the year 1896.
Nov 14 Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation in the year 1896.
Nov 16 In the year 1896 lawrence Tibbett, Bakersfield Calif, baritone (Metropolitan 1923-50)
Nov 19 In the year 1896 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Sussex Vampire" (BG)
Nov 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of The Sussex Vampire" (BG) in the year 1896.
Nov 20 Mykhaylo Verikivsky, composer in the year 1896.
Nov 22 On this day in history george Washington Gale Ferris, inventor (Ferris wheel), dies
Nov 22 Mario La Broca, composer on this day in history.
Nov 23 In the year 1896 joris Vriamont, Flemish author/music publisher