On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • Conn Smythe, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame team owner (Toronto Maple Leafs 1927-61; Stanley Cup x 8), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1980)

John Ford

John Ford, American director (Stagecoach, Air Mail, Quiet Man), born in Cape Elizabeth, Maine (d. 1973)

1895 Highlights

About February 1, 1895

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 127 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius