Events in Ukraine
Establishment of the IOC.
May 31 - Lviv electric tram was opened.
June 5-October 10 - the Galician National Exhibition took place in Lviv - the most massive in the history of Galicia
July 14 - the first documented football match in Ukraine - Lviv-Krakow (1: 0) took place in Lviv as part of the National Exhibition.
October 15 - Alfred Dreyfus is arrested in France on charges of espionage. The so-called The Dreyfus case.
the beginning of the first Sino-Japanese war.
Argon was isolated for the first time.
Albrecht Kossel theorized that amino acids are the main structural elements of proteins.
See also Category: Born 1894
January 13 - Yevhen Onatsky, a leading figure of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists, public figure, journalist and scientist.
January 30 - Boris III, the last king of Bulgaria (1918-1943)
February 10 - Harold Macmillan, British politician, statesman, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1957-1963)
February 20 - Jaroslav Ivashkevych, Polish writer
March 8 - Väine Aaltonen, Finnish monumental sculptor, medalist, theater artist
April 15 - Bessie (Elizabeth) Smith, American singer
April 17 - Khrushchev Nikita Sergeevich, Soviet statesman and politician, Secretary of the Central Committee of the CP (B) of Ukraine (1947-1949)
April 21 - Kio Emil Teodorovich (Hirschfeld-Renard), Russian illusionist
April 26 - Rudolf Hess, German politician, one of the ideologues of Nazism, Hitler's personal secretary
May 27 - Deshill Hammett, American writer, detective author
June 10 - Hetty McDaniel, actress
June 23 - Edward VIII, King of Great Britain from January 20 to December 10, 1936
June 25 - Hermann Obert, German scientist, founder of modern astronautics
July 8 - Kapitsa Peter Leonidovich, Russian physicist
July 13 - Babel Isaac, Russian-language novelist of Jewish descent
July 17 - Georges Lemaître, Belgian astronomer
July 25 - Gavrilo Princip, Serbian terrorist, "father" of World War I.
July 26 - Aldous (Leonard) Huxley, English philosopher, writer
September 13 - John Boynton Priestley, English writer, playwright
October 21 - Edogawa Rampo is a Japanese writer
November 26 - Norbert Wiener, known