Historical Events Happened In 1899
Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Jan 01 Cuba liberated from Spain by US on this day in history.
Jan 02 Alexander Tcherepnin, St Petersburg Russia, composer on this day in history.
Jan 03 The first known use of the word automobile, was seen in an editorial in The New York Times on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure-Charles Augustus Milverton (BG)
Jan 06 Phyllis Haver, Douglas KS, silent screen actress (What Price Glory) on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1899 francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist (Les Biches)
Jan 07 Walter Camp publishes his 1st All-American football team in Collier's in the year 1899.
Jan 08 In the year 1899 solomon WRD Bandaranaike, premier of Ceylon (1956-59)
Jan 09 On this day in history manitobans suffer record low temperature of -52.8 Celsius (-63 F)0
Jan 10 In the year 1899 gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69
Jan 12 In the year 1899 paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948)
Jan 13 On this day in history the Canadian Northern Railway is formed by the amalgamation of the Winnipeg Great Northern Railway and the Lake Manitoba Railway and Canal Company. William Mackenzie and Donald Mann then proceeded to expand the Canadian Northern system so that by 1915 the system comprised 9,362 miles of trackage.
Jan 14 In the year 1899 fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo)
Jan 15 Goodman Ace, radio/TV actor/columnist/humorist (Better of Goodman) in the year 1899.
Jan 17 In the year 1899 al Capone, Italy, gangster (Chicago bootlegging)
Jan 17 On this day in history the birth of Al Capone, American gangster
Jan 17 In the year 1899 uS takes possession of Wake Island in Pacific
Jan 19 Anglo-Egyptian Sudan forms in the year 1899.
Jan 19 In the year 1899 [John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer
Jan 20 On this day in history alexander Tcherepnin, composer
Jan 21 Opel manufactured its first automobile on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history guido Kisch, Czech/German/US historian (Jews in medieval Germany)
Jan 22 In the year 1899 leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss a federation bill.
Jan 22 Leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss confederation on this day in history.
Jan 23 Emilio Aguinaldo is sworn in as President of the First Philippine Republic in the year 1899.
Jan 23 In the year 1899 joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts)
Jan 24 In the year 1899 belgium govt of Vandenpeereboom forms
Jan 24 On this day in history rubber heel patented by Humphrey O'Sullivan
Jan 25 Ace Goodman, KC Mo, comedian (Easy Aces) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Alfredo d'Escragnolle, French/Brazilian writer (Innocencia), dies on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history wyllis Cooper, Pekin Ill, TV narrator (Volume One)
Jan 27 Granville English, composer in the year 1899.
Jan 28 On this day in history american Social Science Association incorporated by Congress
Jan 28 Zilner T Randolph, jazz trumpeter/arranger in the year 1899.