- Congress authorised the mint in Denver, CO
- Cuban War for Independence begins
- Caroline Willard Baldwin was the first woman awarded a Ph.D.
- 1st U.S. Open golf tournament
- Volleyball is created
- Atlanta Compromise Speach given by Booker T Washington
- Biltmore House opens in Ashville, NC
- The Swarovski Company opens.
Wednesday, March 4, 2009
Events of 1895
My family seemed fairly isolated from US and world events around them. Here are just a few events from 1895 that they may or may not have been aware of.