Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Mar 11 On this day in history frederick IX, [Christian FFMKWG], King of Denmark (1947-72)
Mar 13 On this day in history pancho Vladigerov, composer
Mar 14 Emile Erckmann, French writer (Waterloo), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1899 stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-2
Mar 17 Gloria Swanson, Chicago IL, actress (Sadie Thompson, Killer Bees) [OS] in the year 1899.
Mar 17 Windsor luxury hotel in NYC catches fire, 92 die on this day in history.
Mar 18 Douglas Strutt Galton, English engineer (rails, trains), dies at 76 in the year 1899.
Mar 18 On this day in history lavrenti Beria, chief of Soviet secret police under Stalin
Mar 18 On this day in history phoebe, a moon of Saturn is discovered by Pickering
Mar 20 Martha M Place, of Bkln, becomes 1st woman to be executed in an electric chair in the year 1899.
Mar 21 British & French accord about West-Africa in the year 1899.
Mar 24 Billy Barnes, cricketer (725 runs in 21 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history bella Spewack, Hungary, playwright (Kiss Me Kate)
Mar 26 James B Connant, chemist/college president (Yale) in the year 1899.
Mar 27 On this day in history gloria Swanson, Chicago Ill, actress (Sadie Thomson, Queen Kelly) [NS]
Mar 30 In the year 1899 irving Thalberg, US producer (MGM)
Apr 01 In the year 1899 nC Mutual opens doors for business
Apr 03 In the year 1899 cees Lasseur, Dutch actor/owner (Hague Comedy)
Apr 04 South Africa all out 35 vs England (Trott 4-19, Haigh 6-11) on this day in history.
Apr 04 The birth of Duke Ellington, American band leader on this day in history.
Apr 04 William Brann, cricketer (South African batsman v England 1922-23) on this day in history.
Apr 05 William Hornby Steer, barrister/judge on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history percy L Julian, chemist (drugs for treatment of arthritis)
Apr 11 Treaty of Paris ratified. Spain cedes Puerto Rico to US in the year 1899.
Apr 11 In the year 1899 treaty of Paris ratifies ends war; Spain cedes Puerto Rico to US
Apr 11 On this day in history treaty of Paris ratifies; Spain cedes Puerto Rico to US
Apr 13 In the year 1899 alexander Alexandrovich Davidenko, composer
Apr 16 Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875) on this day in history.
Apr 17 Hans Balatka, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1899.
Apr 17 Vincent Wigglesworth, entomologist in the year 1899.
Apr 18 John McGraw, at 36, managerial debut as Oriole manager in the year 1899.
Apr 19 In the year 1899 3rd Boston Marathon won by Lawrence Brignolia of Mass in 2:54:38
Apr 21 In the year 1899 clement D'Hooghe, composer
Apr 21 Heinrich Kiepert, German cartographer/geographer, dies at 80 on this day in history.