Historical Events For 1900
Saturday, 03 December 2016
Jan 01 British protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established on this day in history.
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect in the year 1900.
Jan 02 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) in the year 1900.
Jan 03 On this day in history dorothy Arnzer, director
Jan 03 On this day in history edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 In the year 1900 gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin
Jan 05 In the year 1900 dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5]
Jan 05 On this day in history irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.
Jan 06 In the year 1900 boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured
Jan 06 On this day in history pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse)
Jan 08 On this day in history billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies
Jan 08 In the year 1900 queen Marie, of Yugoslavia
Jan 08 On this day in history the Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast.
Jan 09 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer in the year 1900.
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 In the year 1900 yasuji Kiyose, composer
Jan 14 On this day in history giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
Jan 15 In the year 1900 caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son)
Jan 15 In the year 1900 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 In the year 1900 olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts
Jan 18 Jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels in the year 1900.
Jan 19 In the year 1900 bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die).
Jan 20 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 20 On this day in history john Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81
Jan 21 Second Contingent of Canadian troops sails from Halifax for South Africa; more troop ships leave January 27 and February 21 on this day in history.
Jan 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 23 Mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde) on this day in history.
Jan 24 Battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army) on this day in history.
Jan 24 Newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story)
Jan 26 Henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart on this day in history.