Historical Events In 1896
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jul 01 On this day in history pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]
Jul 03 In the year 1896 doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son)
Jul 04 In the year 1896 adolf Hallis, composer
Jul 06 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
Jul 13 On this day in history ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game
Jul 16 In the year 1896 edmond-Louis-Antoine Huot de Goncourt, novelist, dies at 74
Jul 16 Mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken) in the year 1896.
Jul 18 2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY on this day in history.
Jul 19 Archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory) in the year 1896.
Jul 19 The birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist on this day in history.
Jul 21 National Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1896.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history cyril Mockridge, composer
Aug 06 France annexes Madagascar in the year 1896.
Aug 08 On this day in history marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (Yearling)
Aug 09 Jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist in the year 1896.
Aug 09 Otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48 on this day in history.
Aug 10 Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies in the year 1896.
Aug 11 In the year 1896 harvey Hubbell patents electric light bulb socket with a pull chain
Aug 12 In the year 1896 gold discovered at Klondike River at Dawson
Aug 12 Thomas Chamberlain, officer of the 20th Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg in the year 1896.
Aug 13 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor
Aug 15 Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1896 gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala
Aug 17 On this day in history bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident