Historical Events Happened In 1899
Saturday, 20 September 2014
Jan 01 On this day in history cuba liberated from Spain by US
Jan 02 Alexander Tcherepnin, St Petersburg Russia, composer in the year 1899.
Jan 03 In the year 1899 the first known use of the word automobile, was seen in an editorial in The New York Times.
Jan 05 In the year 1899 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 Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist (Les Biches) in the year 1899.
Jan 07 Walter Camp publishes his 1st All-American football team in Collier's on this day in history.
Jan 08 Solomon WRD Bandaranaike, premier of Ceylon (1956-59) in the year 1899.
Jan 09 In the year 1899 manitobans suffer record low temperature of -52.8 Celsius (-63 F)0
Jan 10 On this day in history gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69
Jan 12 Paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948) on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1899 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 Fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo) on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1899 goodman Ace, radio/TV actor/columnist/humorist (Better of Goodman)
Jan 17 On this day in history al Capone, Italy, gangster (Chicago bootlegging)
Jan 17 The birth of Al Capone, American gangster on this day in history.
Jan 17 US takes possession of Wake Island in Pacific in the year 1899.
Jan 19 Anglo-Egyptian Sudan forms in the year 1899.
Jan 19 [John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer in the year 1899.
Jan 20 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer in the year 1899.
Jan 21 In the year 1899 opel manufactured its first automobile.
Jan 22 On this day in history guido Kisch, Czech/German/US historian (Jews in medieval Germany)
Jan 22 Leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss a federation bill in the year 1899.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1899 joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts)
Jan 24 Belgium govt of Vandenpeereboom forms on this day in history.
Jan 24 Rubber heel patented by Humphrey O'Sullivan in the year 1899.
Jan 25 On this day in history ace Goodman, KC Mo, comedian (Easy Aces)
Jan 25 Alfredo d'Escragnolle, French/Brazilian writer (Innocencia), dies on this day in history.
Jan 26 Wyllis Cooper, Pekin Ill, TV narrator (Volume One) in the year 1899.
Jan 27 Granville English, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1899 american Social Science Association incorporated by Congress
Jan 28 Zilner T Randolph, jazz trumpeter/arranger on this day in history.