Historical Events For 1900
Friday, 26 May 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history british protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established
Jan 01 In the year 1900 compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect
Jan 02 In the year 1900 e Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal)
Jan 03 Dorothy Arnzer, director in the year 1900.
Jan 03 Edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 03 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
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 Boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history queen Marie, of Yugoslavia
Jan 08 The Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1900 joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
Jan 10 On this day in history lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US on this day in history.
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1900 yasuji Kiyose, composer
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome in the year 1900.
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts
Jan 18 In the year 1900 jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels
Jan 19 Bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die) on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1900 boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
Jan 20 In the year 1900 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 in the year 1900.
Jan 23 Mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde) in the year 1900.
Jan 24 On this day in history battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
Jan 24 In the year 1900 newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England
Jan 25 Mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story) in the year 1900.
Jan 26 In the year 1900 henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart