Historical Events on December 22, 1894

About Dec 22, 1894

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 8 months and 30 days

Historical Events

  • -23] Dutch coast hit by hurricane

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Claude Debussy's first orchestral masterpiece "Prélude à l'apres-midi d'un faune" premieres in Paris

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy
  • French officer Alfred Dreyfus court-martialed for treason, triggers worldwide charges of anti-Semitism (Dreyfus later vindicated)
  • United States Golf Association forms in New York