Historical Events In 1899
Sunday, 19 May 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 On this day in history george F Grant of Boston patents golf tee
Dec 13 Harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild) in the year 1899.
Dec 15 In the year 1899 battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army)
Dec 15 On this day in history frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much)
Dec 16 On this day in history harold Walter Bailey, philologist
Dec 17 Frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 18 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa in the year 1899.
Dec 18 In the year 1899 john William Glover, composer, dies at 84
Dec 21 Guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron) on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1899 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 On this day in history the birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor
Dec 26 On this day in history 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 Gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive in the year 1899.