Historical Events In 1896
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Aug 17 George Washington Carmack discoveres gold in Klondike region of Yukon on this day in history.
Aug 17 Gold discovered in the Yukon Territory, Canada on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1896 gold is discovered on Klondike River
Aug 17 On this day in history henry P de Vries, Dutch painter/poet (Laws of the Americas)
Aug 18 Adolph Ochs (39) buys NY Times on this day in history.
Aug 18 Alan Mowbray, London England, actor (Dante, Colonel Flack) in the year 1896.
Aug 18 In the year 1896 frederick Nichols Crouch, composer, dies at 88
Aug 19 Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala, composer in the year 1896.
Aug 20 In the year 1896 dial telephone patented
Aug 21 Blossom Rock, actress, (Grandmamma-Addams Family) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history first Cry of the Philippine Revolution is made in Pugad Lawin (Quezon City), in the province of Manila.
Aug 24 On this day in history phil Baker, Phila, comedian (Who's Whose)
Aug 25 On this day in history dick Ryan, CT, actor (For Heaven's Sake, Born to be Bad)
Aug 26 Armenian revolutionairy assault on Ottoman Bank Constantinople on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1896 richard Hammond, composer
Aug 27 In the year 1896 england defeated Zanzibar in a 38-minute war (9:02 AM-9:40 AM)
Aug 27 In the year 1896 zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9 02 AM-9 40 AM)
Aug 27 Zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9:02 AM-9:40 AM) on this day in history.
Aug 29 Chop suey invented in NYC by chef of visiting Chinese Ambassador in the year 1896.
Aug 29 The Chinese-American dish Chop Suey is invented by the personal chef to China's US Ambassador, while on a trip to New York City in the year 1896.
Aug 30 In the year 1896 eight provinces in the Philippines were declared under martial law by the Spanish Governor General Ramon Blanco. This included the provinces of Batangas, Rizal, Cavite, Nueva Ecija as well as the nearby areas.
Aug 30 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1896 louis Napoleon Parker's "Rosemary," premieres in NYC
Sep 01 In the year 1896 johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
Sep 02 Nat Thompson, cricketer (played 1st Two Tests for Australia), dies in the year 1896.
Sep 04 In the year 1896 agnes Ayres, [Hinkle], US, actress (Sheik, Souls at Sea)
Sep 06 In the year 1896 frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer
Sep 07 In the year 1896 1st closed-circuit auto race, at Cranston, RI
Sep 07 A. H. Whiting won 1st closed-circuit auto race held in the year 1896.
Sep 07 On this day in history the first auto race held at a race track takes place today in Cranston, RI.
Sep 09 In the year 1896 fritz Reuter, composer
Sep 10 In the year 1896 elsa Schiaparelli, French fashion designer
Sep 11 On this day in history anton Joseph Bruckner, composer, dies at 72
Sep 12 In the year 1896 giuseppe Zoppi, Swiss writer (Il Libro Dell'Alpe)