On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1895

Historical Events

  • Auguste and Louis Lumière show film for scientists

Famous Birthdays

  • Dolly Wilde, English socialite (d. 1941)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan and accused spy Mata Hari (18) weds Dutch colonial army Captain Rudolph MacLeod in Amsterdam

Exotic Dancer, Courtesan and German Spy Mata Hari
Exotic Dancer, Courtesan and German Spy
Mata Hari

1895 Highlights

About July 11, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer