September 1895 in History

Events in History

  • 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)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington
  • 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 26 Italian general Oreste Baratieri lands in Massawa, Eritrea
  • Sep 30 France proclaims a protectorate over Madagascar

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 10 Kavi Samrat Viswanatha Satyanarayana, Telugu writer (d. 1976).
  • Sep 15 Magda Lupescu, consort of King Carol II of Romania (d. 1977)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 18 John Diefenbaker, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1957-63), born in Neustadt, Ontario (d. 1979)

13th Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker
13th Prime Minister of Canada
John Diefenbaker
  • Sep 18 Tomoji Tanabe, the oldest man in the world as of June 2007
  • Sep 21 Sergei Yesenin, Russian poet (d. 1925)
  • Sep 22 Babette Deutsch, US poet (Animal vegetable mineral)
  • Sep 23 Miron Merzhanov, Soviet architect (d. 1975)
  • Sep 24 Andre Cournand, physician
  • Sep 28 Charles Petrie, historian, born in Liverpool, England
  • Sep 28 Wallace K Harrison, Worcester Mass, US architect (UN, Lincoln Center)
  • Sep 29 Joseph Banks Rhine, Penn, parapsychologist (Extra-Sensory Perception)
  • Sep 29 Louise Granville, Australian entertainer, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Sep 29 Roscoe Turner, American aviator and racer (d. 1970)

Deaths in History

  • Sep 8 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58
  • Sep 14 Alfred J Verwee, Flemish painter, dies at 57
  • Sep 17 Auguste Toulet, Belgian balloonist, dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 28 Louis Pasteur, French bacteriologist (Pasteurization), dies at 72

Bacteriologist Louis Pasteur
Louis Pasteur