1893 in History – What happened in year 1893

In history, year 1893 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1893.

Know what happened in 1893:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
04 DecemberFirst Matabele War-A patrol of British South Africa Companysoldiers was ambushed and annihilated by more than 3,000 Matabelewarriors.
17 January The Citizens' Committee of Public Safety led by Lorrin A. Thurston overthrew the government of Queen Lili?uokalani of the Kingdom of Hawaii.
12 NovemberMortimer Durand, Foreign Secretary of British India, and AbdurRahman Khan, Amir of Afghanistan, signed the Durand Line Agreement,establishing what is now the international border between Afghanistanand Pakistan.
28 OctoberIn Saint Petersburg, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky led the firstperformance of his Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Pathétique, nine daysbefore his death.
25 JulyThe Corinth Canal was formally opened, connecting the Gulf ofCorinth with the Saronic Gulf through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth inthe Aegean Sea.
06 AprilThe Salt Lake Temple, the largest of more than 140 temples ofThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was dedicated in SaltLake City.
28 FebruaryUSS Indiana (pictured), the lead ship of her class and thefirst battleship in the United States Navy comparable to foreignbattleships of the time, was launched.
04 DecemberFirst Matabele War-A patrol of British South Africa Company soldiers was ambushed and annihilated by more than 3,000 Matabele warriors.
07 SeptemberBritish expatriates in Italy founded the Genoa Cricket &Athletic Club, today one of Italy's oldest association football clubs.
11 SeptemberOn the opening day of the first Parliament of the World'sReligions in Chicago, Swami Vivekananda introduced Hinduism to theUnited States.
19 SeptemberNew Zealand became the first country to introduce universalsuffrage, following the women's suffrage movement led by Kate Sheppard.
12 NovemberMortimer Durand, Foreign Secretary of British India, and AbdurRahman Khan, Amir of Afghanistan, signed the Durand Line Agreement,establishing what is now the international border between Afghanistanand Pakistan.
17 JanuaryLorrin A. Thurston, along with the Citizens' Committee ofPublic Safety led the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii and thegovernment of Queen Lili?uokalani.
28 FebruaryUSS Indiana, the lead ship of her class and the first battleship in the United States Navy comparable to foreign battleships of the time, was launched.


List of famous birthdays in the year 1893:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 January Mordechai Frizis / Colonel / Greece
03 JulyMississippi John Hurt / Writer / United States of America
10 AprilOtto Steinböck / Zoologist / Austria
13 SeptemberLarry Shields / Clarinet Player / United States of America
16 SeptemberAlbert Szent-Györgyi / Biochemist / United States of America
18 OctoberSidney Holland / Politician / New Zealand
18 AugustErnest MacMillan / Composer / Canada
19 JulyVladimir Mayakovsky / Actor / Russia
20 AprilHarold Lloyd / Actor / United States of America
20 SeptemberHermann Lux / Footballer / Germany
20 OctoberCharley Chase / Actor / United States of America
23 AprilFrank Borzage / Actor / United States of America
24 SeptemberBlind Lemon Jefferson / Writer / United States of America
27 AprilDraža Mihailović / General / Serbia
28 SeptemberGiannis Skarimpas / Poet / Greece
29 JuneAarre Merikanto / Educator / Finland
30 OctoberRoland Freisler / Soldier / Germany
30 JulyFatima Jinnah / Politician / Pakistan
30 AugustHuey Long / Politician / United States of America
30 OctoberCharles Atlas / Bodybuilder / Italy

List of famous Indian birthdays in the year 1893:

YearName / Profession / Country
23 JuneSir Robert McGregor Macdonald Lockhart / Soldier / India
09 AprilRahul Sankrityayan / Author / India
06 OctoberMeghnad Saha / Scientist / India
06 OctoberMeghnad Saha / Astronomer / India
23 March Gopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu / Business Man / India
14 JulyGarimella Satyanarayana / Poet / India
29 JunePrasanta Chandra Mahalanobis / Economist / India

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