What Happened on January 1, 1895

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aguinaldo became a Freemason, joining Pilar Lodge No. 203, Imus, Cavite

Revolutionary and 1st President of the Philippines Emilio Aguinaldo
Revolutionary and 1st President of the Philippines
Emilio Aguinaldo
  • Norway adopts Mid-European time

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover, first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (1924-72), born in Washington, D.C.

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover
  • Nathaniel Shilkret, American conductor, born in NYC, New York