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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  – 1890s –  1900s  1910s  1920s
Years: 1893 1894 189518961897 1898 1899
1896 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
SportsRail Transport
Countries:     AustraliaCanadaFrance – Germany – Ireland – Mexico – Netherlands – New ZealandNorwaySouth Africa – Spain – UKUSA
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
BirthsDeathsWorks

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).

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Events of 1896

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January–March

April–June

A picture of the restored Panathenaic Stadium, the site of the 1896 Summer Olympics

July–September

October–December

Undated

Births

1896 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1896
MDCCCXCVI
Ab urbe condita 2649
Armenian calendar 1345
ԹՎ ՌՅԽԵ
Bahá'í calendar 52 – 53
Bengali calendar 1303
Berber calendar 2846
Buddhist calendar 2440
Burmese calendar 1258
Byzantine calendar 7404 – 7405
Chinese calendar 乙未年十一月十七日
(4532/4592-11-17)
— to —
丙申年十一月廿七日
(4533/4593-11-27)
Coptic calendar 1612 – 1613
Ethiopian calendar 1888 – 1889
Hebrew calendar 56565657
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)
Korean calendar 4229
Thai solar calendar 2439

January–June

July–December

Deaths

January–June

July–December


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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  - 1890s -  1900s  1910s  1920s
Years: 1893 1894 1895 - 1896 - 1897 1898 1899

Events

  • The first modern Olympic Games takes place in Athens.
  • Alden J. Blethen buys The Seattle Times.

Births


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