Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 20 January 2020
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 in the year 1899.
Dec 12 George F Grant of Boston patents golf tee on this day in history.
Dec 13 Harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild) on this day in history.
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) 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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa on this day in history.
Dec 18 John William Glover, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron)
Dec 22 In the year 1899 dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies
Dec 23 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts departs Southampton to South Africa in the year 1899.
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) in the year 1899.
Dec 25 The birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor on this day in history.
Dec 26 Mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed on this day in history.
Dec 27 Paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28) on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history english fleet brings German postschip Bundesrath up
Dec 30 James Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85 in the year 1899.
Dec 31 On this day in history gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive