Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 10 December 2018
Jan 29 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies in the year 1899.
Jan 30 In the year 1899 max Theiler, English/US microbiologist (Nobel 1951)
Feb 02 Benny Rubin, Boston Mass, actor/comedian (Benny Rubin Show) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1899 the Australian Premiers' Conference held in Melbourne decides to locate Australia's capital (Canberra) between Sydney and Melbourne.
Feb 03 -16º F (-27º C), Minden LA (state record) on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1899 doris Speed, actress (Annie-Coronation Street)
Feb 04 In the year 1899 revolt against US occupation of Philippines
Feb 06 In the year 1899 georg Leo earl von Caprivi, German chancellor, dies at 67
Feb 06 In the year 1899 ramon Novarro, [Jose RG Samaniegos], Durango Mexico, actor (Ben Hur)
Feb 06 On this day in history spanish-American War ends, peace treaty ratified by Senate
Feb 06 On this day in history the U.S. Senate ratifies a peace treaty between the United States and Spain, ending the Spanish-American War.
Feb 06 Treaty of Paris is ratified by the U.S. Senate by one vote, ending the Spanish-American War on this day in history.
Feb 07 Arvid Pelshe, Latvian Communist leader, CPSU Politburo member on this day in history.
Feb 10 -39°F (-39°C), Milligan, Ohio (state lowest record temperature) in the year 1899.
Feb 10 -39ºF (-39ºC), Milligan OH (state lowest temperature record) on this day in history.
Feb 10 Herbert Hoover (31st U.S. President, 1929-33), marries Lou Henry in the year 1899.
Feb 10 In the year 1899 uS-Spain peace treaty signed by President McKinley; US gets Puerto Rico & Guam
Feb 11 In the year 1899 -15°F (-26°C), Washington, DC (district record)
Feb 11 On this day in history -15ºF (-26ºC), Washington DC (district record)
Feb 11 On this day in history -61ºF (-52ºC), Montana (record low temperature)
Feb 11 On this day in history george Morgan, 1st English motorist to die in an motor accident, dies
Feb 12 In the year 1899 -47°F (-44°C), Camp Clarke, Nebraska (state record)
Feb 12 In the year 1899 -47ºF (-44ºC), Camp Clarke NB (state record)
Feb 12 On this day in history albert Huybrechts, composer
Feb 13 -16°F (-27°C), Minden Louisiana (state record) in the year 1899.
Feb 13 On this day in history -16ºF (-27ºC), Minden LA (state record)
Feb 13 On this day in history -1ºF (-18ºC) New Orleans LA
Feb 13 -2ºF (-19ºC) Tallahassee FL (state record) in the year 1899.
Feb 14 John Randall Jr, Michigan, historian/philosopher (Western Man) in the year 1899.
Feb 14 In the year 1899 president McKinley signs a bill making mechanical voting machines legal in the U.S.
Feb 14 US Congress begins using voting machines on this day in history.
Feb 15 Gale Sondergard, Litchfield Mn, actress (Cat & Canary, Road to Rio) on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history francois FÃ©lix Faure, president of France (1895-99), dies at 57
Feb 16 In the year 1899 pelham Warner scores 132 on Test Cricket debut (Eng v SA Johannesburg)