Historical Events In 1894
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jun 23 In the year 1894 alfred Kinsey, entomologist/sexologist (Kinsey Report)
Jun 23 On this day in history the International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne, Paris, at the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin.
Jun 24 Decision to begin modern Olympics every 4 years in the year 1894.
Jun 24 Decision to hold modern Olympics every 4 years in the year 1894.
Jun 24 In the year 1894 m F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56
Jun 25 American Railway Union under Eugene V Debs goes on strike in the year 1894.
Jun 25 In the year 1894 hermann Oberth, Germany, founded modern astronautics (V2/Redstone)
Jun 26 In the year 1894 bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
Jun 26 Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto on this day in history.
Jun 28 Labor Day established as a federal employees holiday in the year 1894.
Jun 28 Lois Wilson, Pitts Pa, actress (Alice-Aldrich Family) on this day in history.
Jun 30 Gavrilo Princip, Bosnian assassin (arch duke Ferdinand) in the year 1894.
Jun 30 Korea declares independence from China, asks for Japanese aid on this day in history.
Jul 01 Julius PJA van Nyevelt, Dutch min of Foreign affairs, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1894 government obtains injunction against striking Pullman Workers
Jul 02 Walter Brennan, Swampscott Mass, actor (Real McCoys, At Gun Point) in the year 1894.
Jul 04 On this day in history elwood Haynes successfully tests one of 1st US autos at 6 MPH
Jul 04 In the year 1894 elwood Haynes successfully tests one of first US autos at 6 MPH
Jul 04 On this day in history henry Carlson, basketball coach (originated figure 8 play)
Jul 04 Republic of Hawaii established in the year 1894.
Jul 05 In the year 1894 betty Paoli, writer, dies
Jul 06 On this day in history cleveland sends 2,000 troops to Chicago to suppress Pullman strike
Jul 08 In the year 1894 clemens VI Trefois, Flemish architect/sociologist
Jul 08 On this day in history vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies
Jul 10 On this day in history jimmy Francis McHugh, composer
Jul 11 Walter Wanger, [Feuchtwanger], US producer (Stagecoach) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1894 isaak Babel, Rus short-story writer/dramatist (Red Calvary) [or 6/13]
Jul 13 On this day in history juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26
Jul 16 On this day in history many negro miners in Alabama killed by striking white miners
Jul 16 In the year 1894 treaty of Aoki-Kimberley signed between Japan & England
Jul 17 In the year 1894 mary Clare, London England, actress (Evil Mind, Young & Innocent)
Jul 18 In the year 1894 bernard Wagenaar, Arnhem Holland, composer (3 Songs for Chinese)
Jul 18 Leconte de Lisle, writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Joris [Georges] of Severen, Flemish fascist/Member of parliament on this day in history.