Time Line 1893

Births

Ordinations

Religious Professions

Consecrations

Deaths

Venerations

Beatifications

Canonizations

Founded

Elevations

Publications

Other Events

  • Archbishop Francesco Satolli appointed as the Vatican’s first Apostolic Delegate to the United States
  • miraculous cure at Lourdes of Father Cirette
  • Anti-Saloon League founded in United States
  • Diesel engine patented
  • first college basketball game
  • Ford Motor Company builds its first car
  • France conquers Vietnam
  • Labour Party formed in the United Kingdom
  • Mahatma Gandhi commits his first act of civil disobedience
  • New York Stock Exchange crashes
  • New Zealand becomes the first country in the world to grant women the vote; Colorado becomes the first US state to do so
  • overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani of Hawaii
  • Sherlock Holmes ‘dies’ at Reichenbach Falls
  • Thomas Edison builds the first movie studio
  • World Parliament of Religions meets in Chicago, Illinois
  • World’s Fair opens in Chicago, Illinois
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