Historical Events In 1896
Sunday, 03 July 2022
Jul 01 In the year 1896 harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85
Jul 01 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS] on this day in history.
Jul 03 Doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son) in the year 1896.
Jul 04 In the year 1896 adolf Hallis, composer
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 On this day in history william Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention
Jul 11 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 13 Ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game in the year 1896.
Jul 16 On this day in history edmond-Louis-Antoine Huot de Goncourt, novelist, dies at 74
Jul 16 In the year 1896 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 On this day in history archibald J Cronin, England, author (Citadel, Shining Victory)
Jul 19 On this day in history the birth of A.J Cronin, Scottish novelist
Jul 21 National Federation of Afro-American Women & Colored Women's in the year 1896.
Jul 24 In the year 1896 hermann Kasack, German writer (Die Stadt hinter dem Strom)
Jul 25 In the year 1896 richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy)
Jul 26 Charles Butterworth, US, lawyer/actor (Mad Genius) in the year 1896.
Jul 28 City of Miami incorporated in the year 1896.
Aug 01 In the year 1896 george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
Aug 01 George Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England) on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history cyril Mockridge, composer
Aug 06 In the year 1896 france annexes Madagascar
Aug 08 In the year 1896 marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (Yearling)
Aug 09 Jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist in the year 1896.
Aug 09 On this day in history otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48
Aug 10 Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 11 Harvey Hubbell patents electric light bulb socket with a pull chain in the year 1896.
Aug 12 In the year 1896 gold discovered at Klondike River at Dawson
Aug 12 On this day in history thomas Chamberlain, officer of the 20th Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg
Aug 13 On this day in history john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
Aug 13 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1896 leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor
Aug 16 Gold discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Ala in the year 1896.