# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1895 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
2425262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031

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### 1895 Historical Event(s)

•  February 24, 1895 – Revolution breaks out in Baire, a town near Santiago de Cuba, beginning the second war for Cuban independence, that ends with the Spanish-American War in 1898.
•  March 19, 1895 – Auguste and Louis Lumière record their first footage using their newly patented cinematograph.
•  June 27, 1895 – The inaugural run of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad’s Royal Blue from Washington, D.C., to New York, New York, the first U.S. passenger train to use electric locomotives.
•  June 28, 1895 – Court of Private Land Claims rules James Reavis claim to Barony of Arizona is “wholly fictitious and fraudulent”.
•  September 7, 1895 – The first game of what would become known as rugby league football is played, in England, starting the 1895–96 Northern Rugby Football Union season.
•  October 4, 1895 – The first U.S. Open Men’s Golf Championship administered by the United States Golf Association is played at the Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island.
•  October 8, 1895 – Eulmi incident- Queen Min of Joseon, the last empress of Korea, is assassinated and her corpse burnt by the Japanese in Gyeongbok Palace.
•  November 5, 1895 – George B. Selden is granted the first U.S. patent for an automobile.
•  November 8, 1895 – While experimenting with electricity, Wilhelm Röntgen discovers the X-ray.
•  December 28, 1895 – The Lumière brothers perform for their first paying audience at the Grand Cafe in Boulevard des Capucines, marking the debut of the cinema.

### Who Were Born On 1895?

•  March 28, 1895 – Christian Herter, American politician (d. 1966)
•  June 5, 1895 – William Boyd, American actor (d. 1972)
•  July 19, 1895 – Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
•  September 18, 1895 – John Diefenbaker, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1979)
•  October 7, 1895 – Maurice Grevisse, Belgian grammarian (d. 1980)
•  October 25, 1895 – Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister of Israel (d. 1969)
•  November 16, 1895 – Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (d. 1918)
•  December 4, 1895 – Fung Yu-lan, Chinese philosopher (d. 1990)
•  December 9, 1895 – Conchita Supervía, Spanish opera singer (d. 1936)
•  December 19, 1895 – Werner Dankwort, German diplomat (d. 1986)