On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1895

Historical Events

  • William Morgan presents his new sport "Mintonette" to the world at Springfield College, Massachusetts, later renames it "Volleyball" [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Brill, German politician (d. 1959)
1895 Highlights

About February 9, 1895

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

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius