Historical Events In 1896
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Aug 17 Bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident on this day in history.
Aug 17 George Washington Carmack discoveres gold in Klondike region of Yukon on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1896 gold discovered in the Yukon Territory, Canada
Aug 17 On this day in history gold is discovered on Klondike River
Aug 17 Henry P de Vries, Dutch painter/poet (Laws of the Americas) in the year 1896.
Aug 18 Adolph Ochs (39) buys NY Times in the year 1896.
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 Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala, composer in the year 1896.
Aug 20 Dial telephone patented on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1896 blossom Rock, actress, (Grandmamma-Addams Family)
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 In the year 1896 dick Ryan, CT, actor (For Heaven's Sake, Born to be Bad)
Aug 26 On this day in history armenian revolutionairy assault on Ottoman Bank Constantinople
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 Zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9 02 AM-9 40 AM) on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1896 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 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1896.
Aug 30 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) in the year 1896.
Aug 31 Louis Napoleon Parker's "Rosemary," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
Sep 02 In the year 1896 nat Thompson, cricketer (played 1st Two Tests for Australia), dies
Sep 04 Agnes Ayres, [Hinkle], US, actress (Sheik, Souls at Sea) on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1896 frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer
Sep 07 1st closed-circuit auto race, at Cranston, RI in the year 1896.
Sep 07 In the year 1896 a. H. Whiting won 1st closed-circuit auto race held
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 Elsa Schiaparelli, French fashion designer on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1896 anton Joseph Bruckner, composer, dies at 72