Historical Events For 1900
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Jan 01 British protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established in the year 1900.
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect in the year 1900.
Jan 02 In the year 1900 e Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal)
Jan 03 In the year 1900 dorothy Arnzer, director
Jan 03 In the year 1900 edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin in the year 1900.
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] on this day in history.
Jan 05 Irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule on this day in history.
Jan 06 Boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured on this day in history.
Jan 06 Pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse) in the year 1900.
Jan 08 Billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies on this day in history.
Jan 08 Queen Marie, of Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1900 the Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast.
Jan 09 On this day in history joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1900 freeland Colony founded in US
Jan 12 On this day in history vaino Hannikainen, composer
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1900 caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son)
Jan 15 On this day in history sCNEC soccer team forms
Jan 16 In the year 1900 the United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands.
Jan 17 Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts on this day in history.
Jan 18 Jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels in the year 1900.
Jan 19 On this day in history bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die).
Jan 20 In the year 1900 boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
Jan 20 John Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81 in the year 1900.
Jan 21 Second Contingent of Canadian troops sails from Halifax for South Africa; more troop ships leave January 27 and February 21 in the year 1900.
Jan 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 23 On this day in history mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
Jan 24 Battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army) in the year 1900.
Jan 24 In the year 1900 newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England
Jan 25 In the year 1900 mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story)
Jan 26 In the year 1900 henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart