On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1895

Historical Events

  • Canadian-American adventurer Joshua Slocum sets sail from Boston, Massachusetts on a solo around-the-world voyage aboard 'Spray', an 11.2-m oyster sloop [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • S Constantine Timoshenko, Russian marshal/people's commissioner
1895 Highlights

About April 24, 1895

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus