May 24, 1895 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Henry Irving becomes 1st theatrical knight

Birthdays in History

  • Samuel I Newhouse, US millionaire publisher (Parade, Vogue, Glamour)

Deaths in History

  • Hugh McCulloch, US Treasury Secretary (1884-85, 85-69), dies at 86
  • Joseph Quinaux, Belgian painter, dies at 73