Historical Events In 1896
Monday, 10 May 2021
Oct 17 In the year 1896 anton Tsjechovs "Chayka," premieres in St Petersburg
Oct 20 On this day in history nat Holman, basketball coach (CCNY)
Oct 21 On this day in history edna Purviance, Lovelock NV (Dog's Pleasure, Dog's Life)
Oct 22 Charles Glenn King, biochemist (discovered vitamin C) in the year 1896.
Oct 24 Jack Warner, [Waters], London England, actor (Christmas Carol) on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1896 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 in the year 1896.
Oct 27 In the year 1896 the first Pali Road completed in Hawaii
Oct 28 On this day in history howard Hanson, Wahoo Nebraska, composer/conductor (Nordic)
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 In the year 1896 martha Hughes Cannon of Utah becomes 1st female senator
Oct 31 In the year 1896 ethel Waters, Chester Pa, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather)
Nov 01 1st bare women breast (Zulu) to appear in National Geographic Mag in the year 1896.
Nov 01 In the year 1896 edmund Blunden, English poet/critic (Undertones of War)
Nov 03 In the year 1896 j H Hunter patents portable weighing scales
Nov 03 In the year 1896 william McKinley (R) defeats William Jennings Bryan (D) for President
Nov 06 In the year 1896 jim Jordan, Peoria IL, radio comedian (Fibber McGee)
Nov 07 In the year 1896 herbert R O'Connor, Balt Md, (Sen-Md)/TV narrator (Crime Syndicate)
Nov 08 Bucky Harris, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1896 charles "Lucky" Luciano, Sicily, NYC Mafia gangster
Nov 11 On this day in history jules Vandenpeereboom becomes Belgium's minister of War
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 Nobusuke Kishi, premier of Japan (1957-60) in the year 1896.
Nov 14 On this day in history mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
Nov 14 On this day in history power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation
Nov 16 In the year 1896 lawrence Tibbett, Bakersfield Calif, baritone (Metropolitan 1923-50)
Nov 19 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Sussex Vampire" (BG)
Nov 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of The Sussex Vampire" (BG) on this day in history.
Nov 20 Mykhaylo Verikivsky, composer on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history george Washington Gale Ferris, inventor (Ferris wheel), dies
Nov 22 On this day in history mario La Broca, composer