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1894
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Notts County
Notts County 4 Bolton Wanderers 1
1894
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Joshua Pim
1894
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Blanche Bingley Hillyard
1894
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Robert Wrenn
d. 6-8 6-1 6-4 6-4
1894
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Helen Hellwig
1894
      
The Sino-Japanese War Began
Ends in 1895 with China's defeat
Ben Hecht
   was born on   
February 28, 1894
American journalist and screenwriter
Aldous Huxley
   was born on   
July 26, 1894
English writer
1894
   the winner was   
Chant
Frank Goodale
1894
   the winner was   
J.H. Taylor
At Royal St. George's
Dimitri Tiomkin
   was born on   
May 10, 1894
Russia, composer (Acad Award 1954-High and Mighty)
1894
      
Occupation of the Korean Royal Palace by Japanese Soldiers
1894
      
Kabo Reform Movement
1894
      
Sino-Japanese War is Fought on Korean Soil
1894
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Patron
Jockey - Henry G. Dawes, Trainer - Richard Bradfield, Owner - F. W. Purches, Time - 3.31.00
Alexander Calder
   created the sculpture   
William Penn, 1894
Alexander Milne Calder
1894
   is birth year of   
Piston
Walter, d. 1976
1894
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Assignee
Fred Taral on board -- Trainer W. Lakeland -- James & Foxhall Keene -- 1:49.25
1894
   winner was   
Henry of Navarre
Willie Simms up, Owner & Trainer: Byron McClelland -- 1:56.50
1894
   was won by   
The Admiral
F. Mitchell
1894
   the winner was the   
Montreal AAA
Aberlour Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1894
Auchterarder Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1894
Barrhead Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1894
Emperor Alexander III
   lifespan was   
1845-1894
Married Danish princess who bore six children including future Emperor Nicholas II
Rudolf Bellinger
   composed   
Die Chansonette (1894)
Tsar Nicholas II
   reigned from   
1894-1917
Nicholas and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks on the night of July 16-17, 1918. This has led to him being labelled a Martyr.
Earl of Rosebery
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1894-1895
Liberal, Archibald Philip-Primrose Rosebery, according to a source Rosebery wished 3 things for himself, a rich wife, to win the Derby and become PM, all wishes were granted
1894–95
   was won by   
Heart of Midlothian
Runners Up -- Celtic
1886–1894
   the World Chess Champion was   
Wilhelm Steinitz
From Austria / United States.
Charles Reznikoff
   lifespan was   
1894-1976
American poet
Reginald De Koven
   composed   
Robin Hood (1894)
1894–1921
   the World Chess Champion was   
Emanuel Lasker
From Prussia / Germany.
Aldous Huxley
   lifespan was   
1894-1963
English writer
Robert Louis Stevenson
   lifespan was   
1850-1894
A Scottish novelist, poet, and travel writer, and a leading representative of Neo-romanticism in English literature.
Cornelius Alexander Mack (manager, 1894-1950)
   had the nickname   
“Connie” or “The Tall Tactician”






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