Historical Events In 1895
Thursday, 21 October 2021
Aug 02 In the year 1895 matthew Henderson, cricketer (lefty pace bowler in NZ's 1st Test)
Aug 05 Friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies in the year 1895.
Aug 06 In the year 1895 george Frederick Root, composer, dies at 74
Aug 07 In the year 1895 edward Gill, baseball player
Aug 08 On this day in history law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady)
Aug 09 Fred Badcock, cricketer (swing bowler in NZ's 1st Test matches) on this day in history.
Aug 10 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagners "Rienzi") in the year 1895.
Aug 10 On this day in history michail M Soschtschenko, Russian author
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 In the year 1895 jack Gregory, cricketer (Australian all-rounder of post-WWI years)
Aug 16 On this day in history jacinto Guerrero, composer
Aug 19 American frontier murderer and outlaw, John Wesley Hardin, is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history andrzejewski, writer
Aug 20 In the year 1895 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Norwood Builder" (BG)
Aug 22 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1895 john F Loudon, entrepreneur/colonial director, dies at 74
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 On this day in history the formation of the Northern Rugby Union at the George Hotel, Huddersfield, England.
Aug 30 On this day in history belgium begins compulsory Roman Catholic education
Aug 31 1st pro football game (QB John Brallier paid $10 & won 12-0) on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer
Sep 01 Edit Angold, Germany, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel) in the year 1895.
Sep 03 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn) on this day in history.
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 Nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) on this day in history.
Sep 05 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC in the year 1895.
Sep 08 In the year 1895 adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58
Sep 09 On this day in history american Bowling Congress forms (NYC)
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 In the year 1895 harry Tobias, songwriter
Sep 12 On this day in history alice Lake, Brooklyn NY, silent screen actress (Glamour, Wicked)