1895 in History (Part 2)

Events in History


Birthdays in History

Birthdays 101 - 166 of 166

  • 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)
  • Oct 1 Liaquat Al Khan, attorney/premier of Pakistan (1947-51)
  • Oct 2 Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian
  • Oct 3 Kurt Schumacher, co-founder/president West German SDP [OS]
  • Oct 4 Richard Sorge, German spy for USSR in Tokyo (WW II)
  • Oct 4 Sergei Jessenin, writer
  • Oct 5 Walter Bedell Smith, US general (WW II)/head of CIA (1950-52)
  • Oct 6 Caroline Gordon, Kentucky, writer (Green Centuries)
  • Oct 8 Jeanne G van Schaik-Willing, Dutch author (Sinner & the Girl)
  • Oct 8 Juan Perón, Argentine military officer and President of Argentina (1946-55, 73-74), born in Buenos Aires (d. 1974)
  • Oct 8 King Zog I, of Albania (1928-1939)
  • Oct 10 Wolfram von Richthofen, German field marshal (d. 1945)
  • Oct 11 H Schiebelhuth, writer
  • Oct 13 Kurt Schumacher, German politicial chairman (SPD) [NS]
  • Oct 15 Alfred Neumann, German playwright (Devil)
  • Oct 18 Raymond Brulez, Flemish author (Appearance at Kallista)
  • Oct 19 Louis Mumford, cultural historian/city planner/writer
  • Oct 19 Frank Durbin, last American veteran of the Battle of Verdun (d. 1999)
  • Oct 21 Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur
  • Oct 25 Levi Eshkol, [Sjkolnik], Israeli PM (MWP) (1963-69), born in Oratov, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1969)
  • Oct 30 Gerhard Domagk, German bacteriologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (declined) (d. 1964)
  • Oct 30 Dickinson W. Richards, American physician, Nobel laureate (d. 1973)
  • Oct 31 Basil H Liddell Heart, English military historian/publicist
  • Nov 5 Charles MacArthur, American author (d. 1956)
  • Nov 7 Jakob Kaplan, French head rabbi (1955-81)
  • Nov 8 Photios Kontoglou, Greek writer, painter and iconographer (d. 1965)
  • Nov 10 John Knudsen Northrop, aircraft designer (Northrop Air)
  • Nov 11 Beulah Ecton Woodard, US sculptor
  • Nov 14 Walter Freeman, American physician (d. 1972)
  • Nov 15 Antoni Słonimski, Polish writer (d. 1976)
  • Nov 16 Eduard Bagritsky, [Dzhubin], Russ poet/journalist (South-West)
  • Nov 16 Michael Arlen, Armenia, English author (An American Verdict)
  • Nov 17 Mikhail Bakhtin, Russian philosopher (d. 1975)
  • Nov 17 Gregorio López y Fuentes, Mexican author (d. 1966)
  • Nov 19 Louise Dahl-Wolfe, American photographer (d. 1989)
  • Nov 25 Anastas I Mikoyan, Armenia, member of Supreme Soviet
  • Nov 25 Ludvik Svoboda, Czech general/politician
  • Nov 25 Helen Hooven Santmyer, American writer (d. 1986)
  • Nov 26 Bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system)
  • Nov 26 William Wilson (Bill), East Dorset, Vermont, co-founder (alcoholics anonymous), (d. 1971)
  • Nov 29 Busby Berkeley, choreographer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 29 William V S Tubman, (Whig), 17th Liberian president (1943-70)
  • Dec 1 Henry Williamson, English author (d. 1977)
  • Dec 2 Klaas Voskuil, journalist
  • Dec 3 Anna Freud, Austrian/English psychoanalytist/daughter of Sigmund F
  • Dec 4 Nils FA Nilsson Piraten, Swedish writer (Bombi Bitt Och Jag)
  • Dec 4 Fung Yu-lan, Chinese philosopher (d. 1990)
  • Dec 5 Elbert Frank Cox, American mathematician (d. 1969)
  • Dec 14 Paul Eluard, French poet (d. 1952)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 14 King George VI of the United Kingdom (d. 1952) Reigned 1936-52.

King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • Dec 16 Lidj Jasu, emperor of Ethiopia
  • Dec 19 Ingeborg Refling-Hagen, Norwegian author/poet (Loke Saar Havre)
  • Dec 20 Susanne Langer, US, philosopher/educator (Philosophy in a New Key)
  • Dec 24 E. Roland Harriman, American financier (d. 1978)
  • Dec 30 August De Boodt, Belgian politician

Weddings in History


Deaths in History