Historical Events In 1896
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Jun 02 Gerhard Rohlfs, German explorer (Abbsynia/Ethiopia), dies in the year 1896.
Jun 02 Guglielmo Marconi patents the radio in the year 1896.
Jun 04 In the year 1896 henry takes his 1st Ford through streets of Detroit
Jun 04 Henry takes his first Ford through streets of Detroit on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1896 21st Preakness: Henry Griffin aboard Margrave wins in 1:51
Jun 06 In the year 1896 george Samuelson leaves NY harbor to row across the Atlantic
Jun 06 Italo Balbo, Italian pilot/gov-gen of Libya (La marcia su Rome) in the year 1896.
Jun 07 G Harpo & F Samuelson leave NY to row the Atlantic (takes 54 days) on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history g Harpo &F Samuelson leave NY to row the Atlantic (takes 54 days)
Jun 07 In the year 1896 robert Mulliken, US, chemist/physicist (Nobel 1966)
Jun 08 1st car is stolen on this day in history.
Jun 08 Samuel Gonard, chairman (International Red Cross) on this day in history.
Jun 09 Aura Abranches, Lisbon Portugal, actress (Lisboa, O Primo Basilio) on this day in history.
Jun 11 Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1896.
Jun 11 In the year 1896 uS Assay Office in Deadwood South Dakota authorized
Jun 11 US Assay Office in Deadwood, South Dakota authorized in the year 1896.
Jun 12 In the year 1896 j.T. Hearne sets a cricket record for the earliest date of taking 100 first-class wickets in a season.
Jun 15 Tsunami strikes Shinto festival on beach at Sanriku Japan 27,000 are killed, 9,000 injured, with 13,000 houses destroyed in the year 1896.
Jun 16 Jean Peugeot, Frans auto manufacturer (Peugeot) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history temperature hits 127°F at Fort Mojave, Calif
Jun 16 Temperture hits 127øF at Fort Mojave, Calif on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1896 blanche Sweet, Chicago, actress (Home Sweet Home, Avenging Conscience)
Jun 19 In the year 1896 bessie Wallis Warfield Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, divorcee
Jun 22 In the year 1896 francis C Denebrink, US Naval officer (WW I, WW II, Korea)
Jun 25 In the year 1896 emile AH Seipgens, Dutch priest/beer brewer/man of letters, dies at 58
Jun 26 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
Jun 27 In the year 1896 franciscus J Feron, vicaris-general of Roermond
Jun 29 Irene Browne, England, actress (All at Sea, Peg O' My Heart) in the year 1896.
Jun 30 In the year 1896 the birth of Howard Hawks, American film director
Jun 30 On this day in history w S Hadaway patents electric stove
Jun 30 Wilfred Pelletier, Montreal Canada, conductor (Voice of Firestone) in the year 1896.
Jul 01 On this day in history harbor of Ymuiden opens
Jul 01 Harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85 in the year 1896.