July 1, 1896 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Harbor of Ymuiden opens
  • Wilfrid Laurel sworn in as 1st French speaking premier of Canada

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Harriet Beecher Stowe, American author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85

Abolitionist and Author Harriet Beecher Stowe
Abolitionist and Author
Harriet Beecher Stowe