On This Day

Year 1894 in History

Events in History

  • Aug 25 Japanese scientist Shibasaburo Kitasato discovers the infectious agent of the bubonic plague and publishes his findings in The Lancet
  • Nov 1 Vaccine for diphtheria announced by Dr Roux of Paris
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Historical Marriages

  • May 28 Belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern
  • Nov 26 Russian emperor Nicholas II (26) weds Alexandra Feodorovna (22) at the Grand Church of the Winter Palace in St Petersburg, Russia