Historical Events In 1896
Friday, 17 January 2020
Jul 01 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS] on this day in history.
Jul 03 Doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son) in the year 1896.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1896 william Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention
Jul 11 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81 in the year 1896.
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 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 Archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory) in the year 1896.
Jul 19 In the year 1896 the birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist
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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)
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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1896.
Aug 10 Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1896 thomas Chamberlain, officer of the 20th Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg
Aug 13 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 in the year 1896.
Aug 13 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor in the year 1896.
Aug 15 In the year 1896 leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor
Aug 16 Gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala on this day in history.
Aug 17 Bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident in the year 1896.