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Encyclopedia > 1895 in sports
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See also: 1894 in sports, other events of 1895, 1896 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'. 1895 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... This page indexes the individual year in sports pages. ...

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Auto racing

Auto racing (also known as automobile racing, autosport or motorsport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... Auto racing (also known as automobile racing, autosport or motorsport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ... Jump to: navigation, search For the wine, see Bordeaux Wine City motto: Lilia sola regunt lunam undas castra leonem. ...

Boat race

Boat Race Logo Exhausted crews at the finish of the 2002 Boat Race The Boat Race is a rowing race between the rowing clubs of the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. ... Boat Race Logo Exhausted crews at the finish of the 2002 Boat Race The Boat Race is a rowing race between the rowing clubs of the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. ...

Chess

A chess table is a table with a chessboard painted or engraved on it. ... The chess tournament that was conducted at Hastings, England from August 5 to September 2 1895 has been called by many commentators as the greatest of all time, and a milestone in the history of chess, for several reasons. ... Hastings is a town and local government district in South East England, in the county of East Sussex. ...

Cricket

  • County Cricket Championship - Surrey

Jump to: navigation, search A cricket match in progress. ...

Ice Hockey

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Montreal Victorias was an hockey team which played first in 1883 at the Montreal Winter Carnival. ...

Events

Jump to: navigation, search February 9 is the 40th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search Volleyball is a popular sport where two teams, separated by a high net, hit a ball back and forth over the net between the teams. ... Jump to: navigation, search October 4 is the 277th day of the year (278th in Leap years). ... The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Jump to: navigation, search Rugby Union is a team sport that was developed from the rules used to play football at Rugby School in England. ... Jump to: navigation, search Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population - Total (mid-2004) - Density Ranked 1st UK... Rugby league is one of the two codes of rugby, the other being rugby union. ...

Births

Jump to: navigation, search February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search George Stanley Halas (February 2, 1895 - October 31, 1983), nicknamed Papa Bear and Mr. ... Jump to: navigation, search February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search George Herman Ruth (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948), better known as Babe Ruth, also commonly known by the nicknames The Bambino and The Sultan of Swat, was an American baseball player and United States national icon. ...

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