Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 18 March 2019
Dec 11 Battle of Magers' fountain on this day in history.
Dec 11 In the year 1899 vera von der Heydt, psychoanalyst
Dec 12 On this day in history 1st case of plague on Oahu, Hawaii
Dec 12 In the year 1899 george F Grant of Boston patents golf tee
Dec 13 Harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild) in the year 1899.
Dec 15 Battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army) on this day in history.
Dec 15 Frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much) on this day in history.
Dec 16 Harold Walter Bailey, philologist on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle
Dec 18 On this day in history fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa
Dec 18 In the year 1899 john William Glover, composer, dies at 84
Dec 21 In the year 1899 guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron)
Dec 22 On this day in history dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies
Dec 23 On this day in history fieldmarshal Lord Roberts departs Southampton to South Africa
Dec 25 On this day in history farmers send/guide belegerd Ladysmith Kerstpudding/desire in grenade
Dec 25 In the year 1899 frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place)
Dec 25 The birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor in the year 1899.
Dec 26 Mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed in the year 1899.
Dec 27 Paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28) on this day in history.
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 Gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive in the year 1899.