Historical Events In 1894
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
May 12 Ludwig Englander's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC in the year 1894.
May 14 In the year 1894 fire in Boston bleachers spreads to 170 adjoining buildings
May 15 20th Kentucky Derby: Frank Goodale aboard Chant wins in 2:41 in the year 1894.
May 16 Fire in Boston destroys baseball stadium & 170 other buildings on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 19th Preakness: Fred Taral aboard Assignee wins in 1:49.25
May 20 Adela Rogers St John, journalist/author (Foreign Correspondent) in the year 1894.
May 21 In the year 1894 22-year-old French Anarchist Émile Henry is executed by guillotine.
May 21 On this day in history august A Kundt, German physicist, (test of Kundt), dies at 54
May 23 William Love hosts ground breaking ceremonies for Love Canal in the year 1894.
May 24 On this day in history william Joseph Westbrook, composer, dies at 63
May 25 In the year 1894 dirk Vansina, Flemish playwright (Verschaeve Gives Evidence)
May 26 In the year 1894 emanuel Lasker (26) becomes World Champion chess player
May 27 Dashiell Hammett, Maryland, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon) in the year 1894.
May 28 Belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1894 sammy White, RI, actor (711 Ocean Drive, Sound Off)
May 29 In the year 1894 beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days)
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 In the year 1894 fred Allen, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Fred Allen Radio Show)
Jun 04 In the year 1894 blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)
Jun 05 Immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1894.
Jun 06 In the year 1894 sabin V Dragoi, composer
Jun 08 In the year 1894 erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist (Ogelala)
Jun 10 On this day in history pavel Borkovec, Czech composer (Stmivani, [Twilight])
Jun 13 Isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Konarmija, Marija) [or Jul 13] in the year 1894.
Jun 15 In the year 1894 phillies beat Cincinnati Reds, 21-8
Jun 15 Robert Russell Bennett, Kansas City, composer/arranger (Oklahoma!) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history norman Kerry, Rochester NY, actor (Phantom of the Opera)
Jun 17 On this day in history 1st US poliomyelitis epidemic breaks out, Rutland, Vermont
Jun 18 Premier Roseberry declares Uganda a British protectorate in the year 1894.
Jun 19 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5 on this day in history.
Jun 20 George Delacorte, NYC, philanthropist/publisher (Dell Books) in the year 1894.
Jun 21 In the year 1894 workers in Pittsburgh strike Pullman sleeping car company
Jun 22 Harry Houdini marries Bessie Rahner in the year 1894.