Historical Events For 1900
Friday, 24 November 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history british protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established
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 Dorothy Arnzer, director on this day in history.
Jan 03 Edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1900 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 Pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse) in the year 1900.
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 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history freeland Colony founded in US
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1900 caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son)
Jan 15 SCNEC soccer team forms on this day in history.
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 In the year 1900 olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts
Jan 18 On this day in history jan Blockx's "Tÿl 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 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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