1895 in the United States

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1895 in the United States
Years: 1892 1893 189418951896 1897 1898

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Events from the year 1895 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

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Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • January 1 – J. Edgar Hoover
  • January 23 – Harry Darby, United States Senator from Kansas from 1949 till 1950. (died 1987)
  • February 6 – Babe Ruth, baseball player (died 1948)
  • March 15 – Virgil Chapman, United States Senator from Kentucky from 1949 till 1951. (died 1951)
  • March 27 – Ruth Snyder, murderer (died 1928)
  • May 15 – Prescott Bush, United States Senator from Connecticut from 1952 till 1963. (died 1972)
  • May 28 – Samuel D. Jackson, United States Senator from Indiana in 1944. (died 1951)
  • June 10 – William C. Feazel, United States Senator from Louisiana in 1948. (died 1965)
  • September 22 – Elmer Austin Benson, United States Senator from Minnesota from 1937 till 1939 and Governor of Minnesota from 1937 till 1939. (died 1985)
  • October 23 – Clinton Presba Anderson, United States Senator from New Mexico from 1949 till 1973. (died 1975)

Deaths[edit]

  • February 20 – Frederick Douglass, African American rights activist and former slave. (born 1817)
  • April 22 – James F. Wilson, United States Senator from Iowa from 1883 till 1895. (born 1828)
  • June 23 – Thomas Shaw, buffalo soldier and Medal of Honor recipient (born 1846)
  • October 2 – Robert Crozier, United States Senator from Kansas from 1873 till 1874. (born 1827)

Full date unknown[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gottheimer, Josh; Bill Clinton,; Mary Frances Berry (2004). Ripples of Hope: Great American Civil Rights Speeches. p. 128. 

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