On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1896

Historical Events

  • National Federation of Colored Women established in Washington, D.C.

Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Defending champion Charlotte Cooper beats Alice Simpson Pickering 6-2, 6-3

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper

1896 Highlights

About July 21, 1896

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer