Historical Events In 1896
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Nov 23 In the year 1896 joris Vriamont, Flemish author/music publisher
Nov 24 1st US absentee voting law enacted by Vermont on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1896 virgil Thomson, KC Mo, composer/music critic (4 Saints in 3 Acts)
Nov 26 1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6 on this day in history.
Nov 27 "Also Sprach Zarathustra" (Thus Spake Zarathustra) debuts in Frankfurt in the year 1896.
Nov 27 Giovanni B Angioletti, Italian author (Il giorno del giudizio) on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history lilia Skala, Vienna, actress (House of Games, Flashdance, Charly)
Nov 29 On this day in history philip L Carret, Lynn Mass, CEO (Pioneer Fund)
Dec 01 On this day in history 1st certified public accountants receive certificates (NY)
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 Boleslaw Szabelski, composer in the year 1896.
Dec 04 On this day in history nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [NS]
Dec 05 In the year 1896 (Lady Huxley) Juliette Baillot, author
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 D T Suzuki found the awakening at Engakuji temple, in Kamakura in the year 1896.
Dec 06 The birth of Ira Gershwin, American lyricist; with brother George in the year 1896.
Dec 07 In the year 1896 juan Maria Thomas Sabater, composer
Dec 08 Earnest Angel, German statistician (Law of Angel), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Dec 08 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Missing 3 Quarter" (BG) on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1896 1st intercollegiate basketball game (Wesleyan beats Yale 4-3)
Dec 10 In the year 1896 alfred Nobel, Swedish Nobel Prize ceremony on this date, dies at 63
Dec 11 In the year 1896 georgi K Zjukov, Russian minister of Defense (WW II) [OS-Dec 2]
Dec 12 In the year 1896 eslanda Goode, US anthropology/author under Paul Robeson
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 In the year 1896 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 H Doolittle, USAF General (Raid on Tokyo 1942) on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history the Glasgow Underground Railway is opened by the Glasgow District Subway Company.
Dec 15 Carl Ferdinand Cori, US bio-chemist in the year 1896.
Dec 15 In the year 1896 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