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Historical Events In 1899

Friday, 16 November 2018

Jan 01   On this day in history cuba liberated from Spain by US  

Jan 02   Alexander Tcherepnin, St Petersburg Russia, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 03   The first known use of the word automobile, was seen in an editorial in The New York Times in the year 1899.  

Jan 05   In the year 1899 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure-Charles Augustus Milverton (BG)  

Jan 06   In the year 1899 phyllis Haver, Douglas KS, silent screen actress (What Price Glory)  

Jan 07   In the year 1899 francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist (Les Biches)  

Jan 07   Walter Camp publishes his 1st All-American football team in Collier's on this day in history.  

Jan 08   In the year 1899 solomon WRD Bandaranaike, premier of Ceylon (1956-59)  

Jan 09   In the year 1899 manitobans suffer record low temperature of -52.8 Celsius (-63 F)0  

Jan 10   In the year 1899 gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69  

Jan 12   Paul H Muller, Swiss chemist (DDT-Nobel 1948) on this day in history.  

Jan 13   The Canadian Northern Railway is formed by the amalgamation of the Winnipeg Great Northern Railway and the Lake Manitoba Railway and Canal Company. William Mackenzie and Donald Mann then proceeded to expand the Canadian Northern system so that by 1915 the system comprised 9,362 miles of trackage on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history fritz Bayerlein, German lt-general (WW I, Poland, Libya, St-Lo)  

Jan 15   In the year 1899 goodman Ace, radio/TV actor/columnist/humorist (Better of Goodman)  

Jan 17   On this day in history al Capone, Italy, gangster (Chicago bootlegging)  

Jan 17   The birth of Al Capone, American gangster on this day in history.  

Jan 17   US takes possession of Wake Island in Pacific on this day in history.  

Jan 19   In the year 1899 anglo-Egyptian Sudan forms  

Jan 19   [John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer in the year 1899.  

Jan 20   Alexander Tcherepnin, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 21   Opel manufactured its first automobile in the year 1899.  

Jan 22   In the year 1899 guido Kisch, Czech/German/US historian (Jews in medieval Germany)  

Jan 22   Leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss a federation bill on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Leaders of six Australian colonies meet in Melbourne to discuss confederation on this day in history.  

Jan 23   Emilio Aguinaldo is sworn in as President of the First Philippine Republic on this day in history.  

Jan 23   Joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts) on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Belgium govt of Vandenpeereboom forms on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Rubber heel patented by Humphrey O'Sullivan on this day in history.  

Jan 25   On this day in history ace Goodman, KC Mo, comedian (Easy Aces)  

Jan 25   On this day in history alfredo d'Escragnolle, French/Brazilian writer (Innocencia), dies  

Jan 26   Wyllis Cooper, Pekin Ill, TV narrator (Volume One) on this day in history.  

Jan 27   On this day in history granville English, composer  

Jan 28   American Social Science Association incorporated by Congress on this day in history.  

Jan 28   Zilner T Randolph, jazz trumpeter/arranger in the year 1899.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1899

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1899 birth of juozas Tallat-Kelpsa, composer  

Jan 01   Lev V Kuleshov, Russian director/theorist (Po Zakonu) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   In the year 1899 birth of raymond Loucheur, composer  

Jan 02   In the year 1899 birth of alexander Tcherepnin, St Petersburg Russia, composer  

Jan 02   Paul-Henri Spaak, Belgium, premier/sec-gen of NATO (1957-61) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of phyllis Haver, Douglas KS, silent screen actress (What Price Glory)  

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist (Les Biches)  

Jan 07   Kenneth Thomson, Pitts, actor (Broadway Melody, Little Giant) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1899

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   In the year 1899 gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69  

Jan 12   On this day in history death of hiram Walker, American distiller (b. 1816)  

Jan 25   Alfredo d'Escragnolle, French/Brazilian writer (Innocencia), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 29   On this day in history alfred Sisley, painter, dies  

Feb 06   On this day in history georg Leo earl von Caprivi, German chancellor, dies at 67  

Feb 11   On this day in history george Morgan, 1st English motorist to die in an motor accident, dies  

Feb 16   Francois FĂ©lix Faure, president of France (1895-99), dies at 57 in the year 1899.  

Feb 18   M Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 56 in the year 1899.  

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