January 1, 1896 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

German physicist Wilhelm Röntgen announces his discovery of x-rays

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Wilhelm Röntgen
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Wilhelm Röntgen

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

1st Filipino President Emilio Aguinaldo (26) weds first wife Hilaria del Rosario

Revolutionary and 1st President of the Philippines Emilio Aguinaldo
Revolutionary and 1st President of the Philippines
Emilio Aguinaldo

Deaths in History

  • Alfred Ely Beach, American inventor (b. 1826)