Historical Events In 1896
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Nov 24 1st US absentee voting law enacted by Vermont in the year 1896.
Nov 25 In the year 1896 virgil Thomson, KC Mo, composer/music critic (4 Saints in 3 Acts)
Nov 26 In the year 1896 1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6
Nov 27 On this day in history "Also Sprach Zarathustra" (Thus Spake Zarathustra) debuts in Frankfurt
Nov 27 In the year 1896 giovanni B Angioletti, Italian author (Il giorno del giudizio)
Nov 28 Lilia Skala, Vienna, actress (House of Games, Flashdance, Charly) in the year 1896.
Nov 29 Philip L Carret, Lynn Mass, CEO (Pioneer Fund) on this day in history.
Dec 01 1st certified public accountants receive certificates (NY) on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1896 petko Staynov, composer
Dec 01 The First certified public accountants receive certificates, New York on this day in history.
Dec 02 Georgi K Zjukov, marshal of Moskow/Stalingrad [NS-Dec 11] on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1896 gerhart Hauptmann's "Die versunkene Glocke," premieres in Berlin
Dec 03 In the year 1896 boleslaw Szabelski, composer
Dec 04 Nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [NS] on this day in history.
Dec 05 (Lady Huxley) Juliette Baillot, author in the year 1896.
Dec 05 Henrik Ibsen's "Kejsor og Galileer," premieres in Leipzig in the year 1896.
Dec 06 Arnold Foster, composer on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history d T Suzuki found the awakening at Engakuji temple, in Kamakura
Dec 06 On this day in history the birth of Ira Gershwin, American lyricist; with brother George
Dec 07 In the year 1896 juan Maria Thomas Sabater, composer
Dec 08 On this day in history earnest Angel, German statistician (Law of Angel), dies at 75
Dec 08 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Missing 3 Quarter" (BG) in the year 1896.
Dec 10 In the year 1896 1st intercollegiate basketball game (Wesleyan beats Yale 4-3)
Dec 10 On this day in history alfred Nobel, Swedish Nobel Prize ceremony on this date, dies at 63
Dec 11 Georgi K Zjukov, Russian minister of Defense (WW II) [OS-Dec 2] in the year 1896.
Dec 12 In the year 1896 eslanda Goode, US anthropology/author under Paul Robeson
Dec 14 On this day in history james Doolittle aviator U.S. Army Air Force Lt. General awarded Congressional Medal of Honor for leading 1st U.S. aerial raid against Japan in WWII was born
Dec 14 James Doolittle aviator: U.S. Army Air Force Lt. General awarded Congressional Medal of Honor for leading 1st U.S. aerial raid against Japan in WWII was born in the year 1896.
Dec 14 James H Doolittle, USAF General (Raid on Tokyo 1942) on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1896 the Glasgow Underground Railway is opened by the Glasgow District Subway Company.
Dec 15 Carl Ferdinand Cori, US bio-chemist on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history herman Hollerith, inventor of the tabulating machine used in the 1890 U.S. census, was saved from financial ruin when the Russian government contracted his tabulating machine for their census
Dec 15 In the year 1896 john GR Acquoy, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67
Dec 19 In the year 1896 john Seldon Whale, theologian