Historical Events In 1896
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jul 01 On this day in history harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85
Jul 01 On this day in history pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]
Jul 03 In the year 1896 doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son)
Jul 04 Adolf Hallis, composer on this day in history.
Jul 06 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1896.
Jul 06 On this day in history thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society)
Jul 08 In the year 1896 william Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention
Jul 11 On this day in history ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
Jul 13 On this day in history ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game
Jul 16 On this day in history edmond-Louis-Antoine Huot de Goncourt, novelist, dies at 74
Jul 16 On this day in history mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken)
Jul 18 On this day in history 2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY
Jul 19 In the year 1896 archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory)
Jul 19 The birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist on this day in history.
Jul 21 National Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1896 hermann Kasack, German writer (Die Stadt hinter dem Strom)
Jul 25 Richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy) on this day in history.
Jul 26 Charles Butterworth, US, lawyer/actor (Mad Genius) on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1896 city of Miami incorporated
Aug 01 George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1896 george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)
Aug 06 On this day in history cyril Mockridge, composer
Aug 06 France annexes Madagascar in the year 1896.
Aug 08 On this day in history marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (Yearling)
Aug 09 On this day in history jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist
Aug 09 Otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48 in the year 1896.
Aug 10 In the year 1896 otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies
Aug 11 On this day in history harvey Hubbell patents electric light bulb socket with a pull chain
Aug 12 In the year 1896 gold discovered at Klondike River at Dawson
Aug 12 In the year 1896 thomas Chamberlain, officer of the 20th Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg
Aug 13 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 in the year 1896.
Aug 13 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor
Aug 16 Gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala in the year 1896.