Historical Events In 1895
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 02 Matthew Henderson, cricketer (lefty pace bowler in NZ's 1st Test) on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1895 friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies
Aug 06 In the year 1895 george Frederick Root, composer, dies at 74
Aug 07 Edward Gill, baseball player on this day in history.
Aug 08 Law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1895.
Aug 13 Bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz) in the year 1895.
Aug 13 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies in the year 1895.
Aug 14 Jack Gregory, cricketer (Australian all-rounder of post-WWI years) in the year 1895.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history andrzejewski, writer
Aug 20 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Electric central at Niagara Falls gives 1st steam in the year 1895.
Aug 27 15th US Mens Tennis: Fred H Hovey beats Robert D Wrenn (63 62 64) on this day in history.
Aug 29 The formation of the Northern Rugby Union at the George Hotel, Huddersfield, England in the year 1895.
Aug 30 On this day in history 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 Joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer in the year 1895.
Sep 01 Edit Angold, Germany, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel) on this day in history.
Sep 03 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn) on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1895 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.)
Sep 04 On this day in history nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
Sep 05 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC on this day in history.
Sep 08 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1895 american Bowling Congress forms (NYC)
Sep 10 In the year 1895 harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64
Sep 11 FA Cup stolen in Birmingham on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history harry Tobias, songwriter
Sep 12 Alice Lake, Brooklyn NY, silent screen actress (Glamour, Wicked) on this day in history.