Historical Events In 1895
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Aug 02 On this day in history matthew Henderson, cricketer (lefty pace bowler in NZ's 1st Test)
Aug 05 Friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies on this day in history.
Aug 06 George Frederick Root, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history edward Gill, baseball player
Aug 08 Law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady) in the year 1895.
Aug 09 Fred Badcock, cricketer (swing bowler in NZ's 1st Test matches) in the year 1895.
Aug 10 On this day in history 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagners "Rienzi")
Aug 10 Michail M Soschtschenko, Russian author on this day in history.
Aug 13 Bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
Aug 14 On this day in history jack Gregory, cricketer (Australian all-rounder of post-WWI years)
Aug 16 Jacinto Guerrero, composer on this day in history.
Aug 19 American frontier murderer and outlaw, John Wesley Hardin, is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas in the year 1895.
Aug 19 Andrzejewski, writer on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1895 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Norwood Builder" (BG)
Aug 22 In the year 1895 paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello)
Aug 24 John F Loudon, entrepreneur/colonial director, dies at 74 in the year 1895.
Aug 26 Electric central at Niagara Falls gives 1st steam in the year 1895.
Aug 27 In the year 1895 15th US Mens Tennis: Fred H Hovey beats Robert D Wrenn (63 62 64)
Aug 29 In the year 1895 the formation of the Northern Rugby Union at the George Hotel, Huddersfield, England.
Aug 30 In the year 1895 belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education
Aug 31 On this day in history 1st pro football game (QB John Brallier paid $10 & won 12-0)
Aug 31 On this day in history joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer
Sep 01 In the year 1895 edit Angold, Germany, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel)
Sep 03 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn) in the year 1895.
Sep 03 Latrobe, PA is the site of the world's first professional football game, played today between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. (Latrobe won the contest 12-0.) on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1895 nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
Sep 05 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC in the year 1895.
Sep 08 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 09 American Bowling Congress forms (NYC) in the year 1895.
Sep 10 On this day in history harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64
Sep 11 In the year 1895 fA Cup stolen in Birmingham
Sep 11 On this day in history harry Tobias, songwriter
Sep 12 Alice Lake, Brooklyn NY, silent screen actress (Glamour, Wicked) in the year 1895.