Historical Events In 1894
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
May 12 Ludwig Englander's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC in the year 1894.
May 14 On this day in history fire in Boston bleachers spreads to 170 adjoining buildings
May 15 On this day in history 20th Kentucky Derby: Frank Goodale aboard Chant wins in 2:41
May 16 Fire in Boston destroys baseball stadium & 170 other buildings on this day in history.
May 17 19th Preakness: Fred Taral aboard Assignee wins in 1:49.25 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history adela Rogers St John, journalist/author (Foreign Correspondent)
May 21 22-year-old French Anarchist Ă‰mile Henry is executed by guillotine in the year 1894.
May 21 August A Kundt, German physicist, (test of Kundt), dies at 54 in the year 1894.
May 23 In the year 1894 william Love hosts ground breaking ceremonies for Love Canal
May 24 William Joseph Westbrook, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1894.
May 25 On this day in history dirk Vansina, Flemish playwright (Verschaeve Gives Evidence)
May 26 In the year 1894 emanuel Lasker (26) becomes World Champion chess player
May 27 In the year 1894 dashiell Hammett, Maryland, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon)
May 28 On this day in history belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern
May 28 Sammy White, RI, actor (711 Ocean Drive, Sound Off) in the year 1894.
May 29 Beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days) on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history bobby Lowe is 1st to hit 4 HRs in 1 baseball game
May 30 Hubertus J van Mook, Dutch minister of Colonies (1942-45) on this day in history.
May 31 Fred Allen, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Fred Allen Radio Show) in the year 1894.
Jun 04 In the year 1894 blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)
Jun 05 On this day in history immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70
Jun 06 Sabin V Dragoi, composer on this day in history.
Jun 08 Erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist (Ogelala) on this day in history.
Jun 10 Pavel Borkovec, Czech composer (Stmivani, [Twilight]) on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1894 isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Konarmija, Marija) [or Jul 13]
Jun 15 In the year 1894 phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8
Jun 15 Robert Russell Bennett, Kansas City, composer/arranger (Oklahoma!) in the year 1894.
Jun 16 Norman Kerry, Rochester NY, actor (Phantom of the Opera) in the year 1894.
Jun 17 1st US poliomyelitis epidemic breaks out, Rutland, Vermont in the year 1894.
Jun 18 Premier Roseberry declares Uganda a British protectorate in the year 1894.
Jun 19 In the year 1894 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
Jun 20 George Delacorte, NYC, philanthropist/publisher (Dell Books) in the year 1894.
Jun 21 On this day in history workers in Pittsburgh strike Pullman sleeping car company
Jun 22 In the year 1894 harry Houdini marries Bessie Rahner