Historical Events For 1900
Sunday, 23 July 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 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) in the year 1900.
Jan 03 In the year 1900 dorothy Arnzer, director
Jan 03 In the year 1900 edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] in the year 1900.
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 Pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse) in the year 1900.
Jan 08 Billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1900 joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown in the year 1900.
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US in the year 1900.
Jan 12 On this day in history vaino Hannikainen, composer
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome on this day in history.
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) on this day in history.
Jan 15 SCNEC soccer team forms in the year 1900.
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) in the year 1900.
Jan 20 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer on this day in history.
Jan 20 John Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81 in the year 1900.
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 In the year 1900 mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
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 in the year 1900.
Jan 25 On this day in history mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story)
Jan 26 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart