Historical Events For 1900
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Jan 01 British protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established in the year 1900.
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1900 e Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal)
Jan 03 Dorothy Arnzer, director on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse)
Jan 08 In the year 1900 billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies
Jan 08 Queen Marie, of Yugoslavia in the year 1900.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1900 vaino Hannikainen, composer
Jan 13 In the year 1900 yasuji Kiyose, composer
Jan 14 In the year 1900 giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
Jan 15 On this day in history sCNEC soccer team forms
Jan 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1900 jan Blockx's "TÃ¿l Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels
Jan 19 On this day in history bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die).
Jan 20 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1900 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 In the year 1900 franz Salmhofer, composer
Jan 23 Mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde) in the year 1900.
Jan 24 In the year 1900 battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
Jan 24 Newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England on this day in history.
Jan 25 Mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story) on this day in history.
Jan 26 Henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart in the year 1900.