B.E. 2494 (new count) corresponds to the year 1894. It is a normal year in which the first day is a Monday. according to the Gregorian calendar
King: King Chulalongkorn (1 October 1868 – 23 October 1910)
Ruler of Chiang Mai: King Inthawichayanon (1873 - 23 November 1897)
Ruler of Lamphun: Chao Hempinthuphaichit (1888 - 5 February 1896)
Ruler of Lampang: Prince Noranan Chaichavalit (25 January 1893 - 30 March 1896)
Ruler of Nan: King Suriyaphong Pharitdej (21 February 1894 - 5 April 1918)
Ruler of Phrae: Chao Phiriyathepwong (5 April 1889 - 25 September 1902)
February 13 – Auguste and Louise Loumière patent a movie projector.
June 23 – International Olympic Committee It was established at the University of Paris. (formerly Sorbonne University), Paris, France
June 24 -
The Siam-French Coalition Committee found Phra Yod Muang Kwang guilty of 20 years in prison, but was released with only three years in real life.
The International Olympic Committee decides to organize the Olympics every 4 years.
June 28 – The United States declares Labor Day an official national holiday.
December 23 - Somdej Krom Phraya Damrong Rajanupap is graciously pleased to be the first Minister of the Interior of Siam.
January 30 - Tsar Boris III of Bulgaria (died 28 August 1946).
February 3 – Norman Rockwell, American writer (died November 8, 1978)
April 17 - Nikita Khrushchev, Leader of the Soviet Union (died September 11, 1971).
April 26 - Rudolph Hesse