On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1894

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

William K.L. Dickson captures "Fred Ott's Sneeze" as a motion picture at Thomas Edison's Black Mariah Studio, West Orange, New Jersey [1]

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

Famous Birthdays

  • Jose Rozo Contreras, Colombian composer (d. 1976)
1894 Highlights

About January 7, 1894

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn