What Happened on December 22, 1894

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • -23] Dutch coast hit by hurricane

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Claude Debussy's "Prélude à l'apres-midi d'un faune" premieres in Paris

Composer Claude Debussy
Claude Debussy
  • French officer Alfred Dreyfus court-martialed for treason, triggers worldwide charges of anti-Semitism (Dreyfus later vindicated)
  • United States Golf Association forms (NYC)