Historical Events In 1896
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Aug 17 Bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1896 george Washington Carmack discoveres gold in Klondike region of Yukon
Aug 17 Gold discovered in the Yukon Territory, Canada on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history 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 On this day in history adolph Ochs (39) buys NY Times
Aug 18 In the year 1896 alan Mowbray, London England, actor (Dante, Colonel Flack)
Aug 18 Frederick Nichols Crouch, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1896.
Aug 19 In the year 1896 eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala, composer
Aug 20 In the year 1896 dial telephone patented
Aug 21 Blossom Rock, actress, (Grandmamma-Addams Family) on this day in history.
Aug 23 First Cry of the Philippine Revolution is made in Pugad Lawin (Quezon City), in the province of Manila on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1896 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 in the year 1896.
Aug 26 Richard Hammond, composer in the year 1896.
Aug 27 In the year 1896 england defeated Zanzibar in a 38-minute war (9:02 AM-9:40 AM)
Aug 27 On this day in history zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9 02 AM-9 40 AM)
Aug 27 On this day in history zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9:02 AM-9:40 AM)
Aug 29 Chop suey invented in NYC by chef of visiting Chinese Ambassador on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) in the year 1896.
Aug 31 In the year 1896 louis Napoleon Parker's "Rosemary," premieres in NYC
Sep 01 Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1896.
Sep 02 Nat Thompson, cricketer (played 1st Two Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1896 agnes Ayres, [Hinkle], US, actress (Sheik, Souls at Sea)
Sep 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1896 the first auto race held at a race track takes place today in Cranston, RI.
Sep 09 Fritz Reuter, composer on this day in history.
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