Historical Events In 1896
Thursday, 17 June 2021
Jul 01 On this day in history harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85
Jul 01 On this day in history pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]
Jul 03 Doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son) on this day in history.
Jul 04 Adolf Hallis, composer in the year 1896.
Jul 06 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1896.
Jul 06 Thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society) in the year 1896.
Jul 08 William Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention on this day in history.
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 On this day in history edmond-Louis-Antoine Huot de Goncourt, novelist, dies at 74
Jul 16 In the year 1896 mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken)
Jul 18 On this day in history 2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY
Jul 19 Archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory) on this day in history.
Jul 19 The birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist in the year 1896.
Jul 21 On this day in history national Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's
Jul 24 In the year 1896 hermann Kasack, German writer (Die Stadt hinter dem Strom)
Jul 25 Richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy) in the year 1896.
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 George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1896 george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)
Aug 06 In the year 1896 cyril Mockridge, composer
Aug 06 France annexes Madagascar on this day in history.
Aug 08 Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (Yearling) in the year 1896.
Aug 09 Jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1896 otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48
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 in the year 1896.
Aug 13 In the year 1896 john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
Aug 13 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor in the year 1896.
Aug 15 In the year 1896 leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor
Aug 16 In the year 1896 gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala