Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  - 1890s -  1900s  1910s  1920s

Years: 1893 1894 1895 - 1896 - 1897 1898 1899
1896 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology - Architecture -
Art - Literature (Poetry) - Music - Science
Sports - Rail Transport
Countries:     Australia - Canada - France - Germany - Ireland - Mexico - New Zealand - Norway - South Africa - UK - USA
Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
Births - Marriages - Deaths

Year 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1896 Edit

January - MarchEdit

Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen (1845--1923)

January 5: Roentgen rays.

X-ray by Wilhelm Röntgen of Albert von Kölliker's hand - 18960123-02

Roentgen X-ray (23 Jan. 1896).

April - JuneEdit


1896 Summer Olympics

July - SeptemberEdit

October - DecemberEdit



1896 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1896

Ab urbe condita 2649
Armenian calendar 1345
Bahá'í calendar 52 – 53
Buddhist calendar 2440
Coptic calendar 1612 – 1613
Ethiopian calendar 1888 – 1889
Hebrew calendar 5656 5657
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1951 – 1952
 - Shaka Samvat 1818 – 1819
 - Kali Yuga 4997 – 4998
Holocene calendar 11896
Iranian calendar 1274 – 1275
Islamic calendar 1313 – 1314
Japanese calendar Meiji 29

(明治 29年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2556
Julian calendar 1941
Korean calendar 4229
Thai solar calendar 2439

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1896 births.


January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

People of the year 1896 at Familypedia

140 people were born in 1896

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Edwin Eugene Aldrin (1896-1974)Karl Johan Aldrin (1866-1941)Anna Nilsdotter (1858-1916)
Florence May Allen (1896-1960)Isaac Allen (1857-1919)Elizabeth Jane Moore (1867-1940)
Edward Luke Henry Bagot (1896-1916)Walter Lewis Bagot (1864-1927)Margaret Jane Caroline Cadogan (1856-1941)
Louise Baldi (1896-1976)
Mildred Bennion (1896-1969)Marcus Bennion (1865-1913)Lucy Evelyn Smith (1866-1937)
John Thomas Blundred (1896-)William Henry Blundred (1875-)Lily Elizabeth Dance (1873-)
Elsie Edith Blunt (1896-1961)Alfred Thomas Blunt (1872-1919)Emma Alderman (1871-)
Ernest James Bray (1896-1975)Edward Charles Bray (1857-1942)Lucy Muriel Howard (1872-1963)
Albertha Coralie Bridge (1896-2000)Henry William Bridge (1860-1946)Georgina Harriet Snape (1864-1941)
Sadonia Mary Brown (1896-1986)Elias Brown (1854-1908)Mehetabel Crago (1860-1914)
Angus Ray Brumfield (1896-1967)Lewis A Brumfield (1857-1927)Celia Ann Letitia Varnado
Ada Brunswik von Korompa (1896-c1980)Eugen Ludwig Brunswik von Korompa (1858-c1930)Anna Wurmb von Nordmünster (1862-c1935)
Claudine Noel Burton (1896-1961)Charles Edward Burton (1855-1930)Mary Ann Field (1858-1907)
Alexander Caldwell (c1896-c1975)Alexander Caldwell (bef1878-aft1896)Nellie Lehane (bef1878-aft1896)
Catherine Shannon Carey (1896-1969)Jeremiah Carey (bef1886-)Rose A Flanagan (bef1886-)
... further results

34 children were born to the 70 women born in 1896

170 people died in 1896

 FatherMotherAge at death
Rueben Warren Allred (1815-1896)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)
Edward Arbon (1819-1896)James Arbon (1780-1864)Elizabeth Newman (1787-1868)77
George Arbuthnot-Leslie (1847-1896)George Arbuthnot (1815-1895)Maria Thomas (1824-1899)49
Henry Ashcroft (1827-1896)John Ashcroft (c1780-1855)Elizabeth Ann Tebbutt (1790-1847)69
Olvert Bakker (1853-1896)Klaas Bakker (1809-aft1862)Marijtje Bakker (1822-)43
George Barnard (1833-1896)George Barnard (1799-)Julia Ann Mudge (1803-1869)
John Beddoes (1825-1896)George Beddoes (1801)Mary Ann Roberts (1805)71
Gilbert Montier Lafayette Bickmore (1826-1896)William Montier Bickmore (1799-1882)Christena Bagley (1808-1880)69
John Billing (1846-1896)Joseph Billing (c1816-1884)Sarah unknown (c1821-1870)50
Samuel Alfred Blackman (1830-1896)William R Blackman (c1800-1854)Sarah Ismena M Cobcroft (1799-1872)66
Ann Blanch (1831-1896)Edward Blanch (c1787-1860)Maria B Ashdown (c1789-1837)65
Theodore C. Bradlee (1895-1896)Frederick Josiah Bradlee I (1866-1951)Elizabeth Whitwell Thomas (1868-1952)
Sarah Brain (1842-1896)Thomas Brain (1815-1854)Maria Butler (1818-1848)
Louella Brock (1865-1896)Valentine Brock (c1821-1881)Bethany Ginn (c1820-1880)31
John Brown (1821-1896)David Brown (1783-1857)Mary Elizabeth McMahon (1799-1837)75
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12133 people lived in 1896

Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Blanche Edith Abbott (1885-1932)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1891-1965)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Rachel Abbott (1835-1911)Jonathan Abbott (c1800-c1848)Ada Wright (1799-1882)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Elijah H. Abel (1815-1882)Mary Stark (1840-1926)
Ethel Louise Abel (1891-1973)Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939)
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Events of the year 1896 at FamilypediaEdit

189 people were married in 1896.

 Joined with
John Bartlett Alden (1860-1934)Cynthia May Westover (1862-1931)
Needham Jasper Alford (1860-1907)Nancy Isobella Collins (1865-1894)+Lucy Margaret Collins (1856-)
Juliana Margaret Allan (1872-)David Williamson (1868-1918)
Ellen Harriett Archer (1876-1911)Isaac Wyndham Bell Simmons (1838-1917)
John Back (1860-1937)Lydia Matilda Jane Bright (1875-1939)
Lewis Henry Baldwin (1873-1955)Melvillena Lane Holt (1873-1937)+Mabel Emmaline Durant (1883-1973)
Thomas Balgowan (1852-1912)Jemima Craig (1855-1931)
Adrian William Bath (1876-1945)Emma Jane Coughlin (1873-1950)
William Henry Bath (c1865-1914)Edith M Moore (c1868-c1927)
Ferdinand Frederick Behre (1875-c1937)Louise Sophia (-aft1920)+Frances C. (1876-1936)
Charles Ernest Belcher (1846-1919)Margaret McDonald (-1888)+Eleanor Tait (-1893)+Ada Rose Hahn (1870-1949)
Herbert Ingram Belcher (1866-1934)Ellen Paton (1871-1955)
Catherine Laura Blackman (1871-1935)Henry Matthew Stephen Stahl (1870-1954)
Jessie Blackman (1876-1953)Francis Hearne (1869-1944)
Richard Henry Blackman (1867-1960)Emily Hall Blackman (1864-1950)
... further results

There were 0 military battles in 1896.

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