On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1895

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oscar Wilde's "Importance of Being Earnest," opens in London

Writer and Poet Oscar Wilde
Writer and Poet
Oscar Wilde

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Horkheimer, German philosopher & sociologist (Studies in prejudice), born in Zuffenhausen, Stuttgart, Germany (d. 1973)
1895 Highlights

About February 14, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius