Historical Events In 1899
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Dec 11 In the year 1899 battle of Magers' fountain
Dec 11 On this day in history vera von der Heydt, psychoanalyst
Dec 12 1st case of plague on Oahu, Hawaii on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1899 george F Grant of Boston patents golf tee
Dec 13 In the year 1899 harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild)
Dec 15 On this day in history 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 Harold Walter Bailey, philologist on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 John William Glover, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1899.
Dec 21 Guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron) in the year 1899.
Dec 22 Dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies on this day in history.
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 in the year 1899.
Dec 25 Frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place) in the year 1899.
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 On this day in history gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive