Historical Events Happened In 1900
Sunday, 26 October 2014
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 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) on this day in history.
Jan 03 Dorothy Arnzer, director on this day in history.
Jan 03 Edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 Irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule in the year 1900.
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 The Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown in the year 1900.
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US on this day in history.
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome in the year 1900.
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1900 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 Jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels on this day in history.
Jan 19 Bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die) on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1900 mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
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 In the year 1900 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.