Historical Events in September 1895

  • Sep 3 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn)
  • Sep 5 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC
  • Sep 9 American Bowling Congress forms (NYC)
  • Sep 11 FA Cup stolen in Birmingham
  • Sep 12 Defender (US) beats Valkyrie III (England) in 10th America's Cup

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Sep 18 Booker T. Washington delivers 'Atlanta Compromise' address

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
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  • Sep 18 Daniel David Palmer of Davenport, Iowa gives the first chiropractic adjustment
  • Sep 21 First auto manufacturer opens-Duryea Motor Wagon Company
  • Sep 23 French labor union CGT (Confederation Generale du Travail) forms
  • Sep 24 1st round-the-world trip by a woman on a bicycle (took 15 months)
  • Sep 26 Italian general Oreste Baratieri lands in Massawa, Eritrea
  • Sep 30 France proclaims a protectorate over Madagascar