Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1896

Sunday, 26 May 2019

Nov 24   1st US absentee voting law enacted by Vermont in the year 1896.  

Nov 25   On this day in history 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   On this day in history "Also Sprach Zarathustra" (Thus Spake Zarathustra) debuts in Frankfurt  

Nov 27   On this day in history giovanni B Angioletti, Italian author (Il giorno del giudizio)  

Nov 28   On this day in history lilia Skala, Vienna, actress (House of Games, Flashdance, Charly)  

Nov 29   Philip L Carret, Lynn Mass, CEO (Pioneer Fund) in the year 1896.  

Dec 01   1st certified public accountants receive certificates (NY) on this day in history.  

Dec 01   Petko Staynov, composer on this day in history.  

Dec 01   On this day in history the First certified public accountants receive certificates, New York  

Dec 02   On this day in history georgi K Zjukov, marshal of Moskow/Stalingrad [NS-Dec 11]  

Dec 02   On this day in history gerhart Hauptmann's "Die versunkene Glocke," premieres in Berlin  

Dec 03   On this day in history boleslaw Szabelski, composer  

Dec 04   Nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [NS] on this day in history.  

Dec 05   In the year 1896 (Lady Huxley) Juliette Baillot, author  

Dec 05   In the year 1896 henrik Ibsen's "Kejsor og Galileer," premieres in Leipzig  

Dec 06   Arnold Foster, composer in the year 1896.  

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   Juan Maria Thomas Sabater, composer on this day in history.  

Dec 08   On this day in history earnest Angel, German statistician (Law of Angel), dies at 75  

Dec 08   On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Missing 3 Quarter" (BG)  

Dec 10   On this day in history 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   On this day in history georgi K Zjukov, Russian minister of Defense (WW II) [OS-Dec 2]  

Dec 12   Eslanda Goode, US anthropology/author under Paul Robeson in the year 1896.  

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   On this day in history james H Doolittle, USAF General (Raid on Tokyo 1942)  

Dec 14   The Glasgow Underground Railway is opened by the Glasgow District Subway Company on this day in history.  

Dec 15   On this day in history carl Ferdinand Cori, US bio-chemist  

Dec 15   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 in the year 1896.  

Dec 15   On this day in history john GR Acquoy, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67  

Dec 19   On this day in history john Seldon Whale, theologian  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1896

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Maurice Jacobson, composer was born in the year 1896.  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of teinosuke Kinugasa, Japans actor/director (Jujiro, Jigoku-mon)  

Jan 01   Yitzhak Edel, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1896 birth of dziga Vertiv, [Denis A Kaufman], Russian director (Sjagai, Soviet!)  

Jan 02   Ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Sir Lawrence Wackett, Australian aircraft engineer (d. 1982) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of everett McKinley Dirkson, (Sen-R-Ill)  

Jan 04   Everett Dirksen, American politician (d. 1969) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1896

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1896 death of alfred Ely Beach, American inventor (b. 1826)  

Jan 04   Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821) died in the year 1896.  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of william Rainey Marshall, Governor of Minnesota (b. 1825)  

Jan 15   Matthew B Brady, US photographer (Civil War), dies at about 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   In the year 1896 death of charles Floquet, French statesman (b. 1828)  

Jan 20   Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37 on this day in history.  

Jan 25   In the year 1896 frans C Baeckelmans, Flemish architect (Court of Justice), dies at 68  

Jan 28   Joseph Barnby, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1896.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does life exist beyond Earth?
Yes
No
Don't Know