Historical Events In 1896
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jul 01 Harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85 in the year 1896.
Jul 01 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS] in the year 1896.
Jul 03 On this day in history doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son)
Jul 04 In the year 1896 adolf Hallis, composer
Jul 06 On this day in history alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54
Jul 06 On this day in history thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society)
Jul 08 On this day in history william Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention
Jul 11 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 13 Ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game in the year 1896.
Jul 16 Edmond-Louis-Antoine Huot de Goncourt, novelist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jul 16 Mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken) on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history 2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY
Jul 19 On this day in history archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory)
Jul 19 On this day in history the birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist
Jul 21 In the year 1896 national Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's
Jul 24 Hermann Kasack, German writer (Die Stadt hinter dem Strom) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1896 charles Butterworth, US, lawyer/actor (Mad Genius)
Jul 28 City of Miami incorporated on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1896 george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
Aug 01 George Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England) in the year 1896.
Aug 06 Cyril Mockridge, composer in the year 1896.
Aug 06 On this day in history france annexes Madagascar
Aug 08 Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (Yearling) in the year 1896.
Aug 09 On this day in history jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist
Aug 09 Otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48 on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1896 otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies
Aug 11 On this day in history harvey Hubbell patents electric light bulb socket with a pull chain
Aug 12 Gold discovered at Klondike River at Dawson on this day in history.
Aug 12 Thomas Chamberlain, officer of the 20th Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg on this day in history.
Aug 13 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Aug 13 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor
Aug 16 On this day in history gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala