On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, Russian composer, dies at 54
1896 Highlights

About July 6, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer