Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 21 June 2021
Apr 22 On this day in history e J (Ned) Gregory, cricketer (one Test for Aust), dies
Apr 22 In the year 1899 martyn Green, London, actor (Gilbert & Sullivan, Iceman Cometh)
Apr 23 In the year 1899 edith Ngaio Marsh, NZ, Kiwi mystery writer (Black Beech & Honeydew)
Apr 23 The birth of Vladimir Nabokov, Russian/American writer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid on this day in history.
Apr 26 Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail) in the year 1899.
Apr 29 On this day in history duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train)
Apr 29 The birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader on this day in history.
Apr 30 On this day in history jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels)
May 03 On this day in history aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven)
May 04 In the year 1899 25th Kentucky Derby: Fred Taral aboard Manuel wins in 2:12
May 05 Freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy) in the year 1899.
May 08 On this day in history jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter
May 08 On this day in history the Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens.
May 09 On this day in history edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet
May 09 Lawn mower patented in the year 1899.
May 10 Fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime) on this day in history.
May 10 The birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor in the year 1899.
May 15 Francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70 in the year 1899.
May 17 Ralf Harolde, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off) on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England
May 18 World Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1899 world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference
May 19 In the year 1899 leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright
May 20 On this day in history estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments)
May 21 On this day in history ilse Lagner, writer
May 24 In the year 1899 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston)
May 24 In the year 1899 suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times)
May 24 On this day in history the first auto repair shop opens in Boston
May 25 In the year 1899 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23
May 25 Marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68 in the year 1899.
May 26 Otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian in the year 1899.
May 29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 30 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47 in the year 1899.