Historical Events in September 1896

  • Sep 7 A H Whiting wins 1st automobile race held on a closed-circuit track in Cranston, RI

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Sep 21 British General Kitchener's army occupies Dongola, Sudan

General and Secretary of War Horatio Kitchener
General and Secretary of War
Horatio Kitchener

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Sep 22 Queen Victoria surpasses her grandfather King George III as the longest reigning monarch in British history.

Queen of the United Kingdom Victoria
Queen of the United Kingdom
Victoria