On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1894

Historical Events

Historic Event

Nicholas II becomes the new Tsar of Russia after his father, Alexander III, dies.

  • Vaccine for diphtheria announced by Dr Roux of Paris

Famous Deaths

  • Tsar Alexander III of Russia (b. 1845) Reigned from 1881
1894 Highlights

About November 1, 1894

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio