Historical Events In 1895
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Feb 01 John Ford, Maine, director (Stagecoach, Air Mail, Quiet Man) in the year 1895.
Feb 01 The birth of John Ford, American director on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history george S Halas, [Papa Bear], end/coach (Bears), co-founder NFL
Feb 03 Izak Buys, cricketer (one Test for S Africa 1922, 0 & 4*, 0-52) in the year 1895.
Feb 03 In the year 1895 wilhelm Mauseth skates world record 500 m (46.8 secs)
Feb 04 On this day in history 1st rolling lift bridge opens, Chicago
Feb 04 Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Erflaters) on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1895 faustina Hasse Hodges, composer, dies at 71
Feb 04 First rolling lift bridge opens, Chicago in the year 1895.
Feb 06 On this day in history george Herman (Babe) Ruth, Baltimore, baseball great (Yankees)
Feb 08 On this day in history king Vidor, director (War & Peace, Stella Dallas)
Feb 08 In the year 1895 tchaikovsky/Petipa's "Swan Lake," premieres in Petersburg
Feb 09 In the year 1895 1st intercollegiate basketball game (Minn Agricult beats Hamline, 9-3)
Feb 09 On this day in history volleyball invented by W G Morgan in Massachusetts
Feb 11 -17°F (-27.2°C) in Braemar, Grampian (UK record) in the year 1895.
Feb 11 In the year 1895 -17ºF (-27.2ºC) in Braemar, Grampian (UK record)
Feb 11 Georgetown became part of Washington DC in the year 1895.
Feb 11 Viktor Nikolayevich Trambitsky, composer on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1895 fred Essler, Austria, actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown, Saratoga Trunk)
Feb 13 Moving picture projector patented in the year 1895.
Feb 14 In the year 1895 max Horkheimer, German philosopher/sociologist (Studies in prejudice)
Feb 14 Oscar Wilde's "Importance of Being Earnest," opens in London in the year 1895.
Feb 14 Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" opens in London on this day in history.
Feb 15 23 cm (9") of snow falls on New Orleans on this day in history.
Feb 17 Anita Stewart, NY, actress (South of Hell Mountain) on this day in history.
Feb 18 Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austrian (Battle at Custozza), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1895 george "The Gipper" Gipp, football star (Notre Dame)
Feb 19 In the year 1895 louis Calhern, NYC, actor (Julius Caesar, Blackboard Jungle)
Feb 20 Abolitionist Frederick Douglass dies in Washington, D.C in the year 1895.
Feb 20 Congress authorizes a US mint at Denver CO in the year 1895.
Feb 20 Congress authorizes a US mint at Denver, Colorodo in the year 1895.
Feb 20 Frederick Douglass, escaped slave, anti-slavery leader, dies at 77 in the year 1895.
Feb 20 In the year 1895 freida Geiken, autobiographer (National Historic Taping)
Feb 21 NC Legislature, adjourns for day to mark death of Frederick Douglass in the year 1895.