1858 - Born on the 6th of January. He was a Welsh operatic tenor.
Studied at the Royal Academy of Music.
1881 - Made his debut in Michael Balfe's The Bohemian Girl.
1887 - Played the male lead in Dorothy, one of his best-known roles.
1891 - He was conducted by Sir Arthur Sullivan in the latter's opera Ivanhoe.
1892 - Made his Covent Garden debut in Faust.
1893 - Performed at the Chicago World's Fair and soon became very popular in the United States.
1943 - Ben Davies died on 28th of March.
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