Historical Events In 1899
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Dec 11 Andrew "Andy" Wauchope, British general-major, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 11 On this day in history battle of Magers' fountain
Dec 11 In the year 1899 vera von der Heydt, psychoanalyst
Dec 12 1st case of plague on Oahu, Hawaii on this day in history.
Dec 12 George F Grant of Boston patents golf tee in the year 1899.
Dec 13 On this day in history harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild)
Dec 15 In the year 1899 battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army)
Dec 15 Frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much) in the year 1899.
Dec 16 In the year 1899 harold Walter Bailey, philologist
Dec 17 Frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 18 In the year 1899 fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa
Dec 18 John William Glover, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1899.
Dec 21 In the year 1899 guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron)
Dec 22 Dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies in the year 1899.
Dec 23 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts departs Southampton to South Africa on this day in history.
Dec 25 Farmers send/guide belegerd Ladysmith Kerstpudding/desire in grenade on this day in history.
Dec 25 Frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place) on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history the birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor
Dec 26 In the year 1899 mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed
Dec 27 On this day in history paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28)
Dec 29 English fleet brings German postschip Bundesrath up in the year 1899.
Dec 30 In the year 1899 james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85
Dec 31 On this day in history gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive