Historical Events For 1900
Thursday, 21 September 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 On this day in history e Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal)
Jan 03 In the year 1900 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 In the year 1900 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 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 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1900 vaino Hannikainen, composer
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 14 On this day in history giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
Jan 15 SCNEC soccer team forms in the year 1900.
Jan 16 The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands in the year 1900.
Jan 17 Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history john Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81
Jan 21 On this day in history second Contingent of Canadian troops sails from Halifax for South Africa; more troop ships leave January 27 and February 21
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