Historical Events In 1899
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Apr 22 On this day in history martyn Green, London, actor (Gilbert & Sullivan, Iceman Cometh)
Apr 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1899 transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid
Apr 26 In the year 1899 guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail)
Apr 29 On this day in history duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train)
Apr 29 In the year 1899 the birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader
Apr 30 Jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels) in the year 1899.
May 03 Aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven) in the year 1899.
May 04 25th Kentucky Derby: Fred Taral aboard Manuel wins in 2:12 in the year 1899.
May 05 On this day in history freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy)
May 08 Jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter on this day in history.
May 08 The Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens in the year 1899.
May 09 On this day in history edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet
May 09 Lawn mower patented on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1899 fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime)
May 10 The birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1899 francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70
May 17 In the year 1899 ralf Harolde, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off)
May 17 In the year 1899 victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England
May 18 In the year 1899 world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference
May 18 In the year 1899 world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference
May 19 Leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright in the year 1899.
May 20 Estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments) on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1899 ilse Lagner, writer
May 24 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston) in the year 1899.
May 24 Suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times) on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1899 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 on this day in history.
May 26 Otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian on this day in history.
May 29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47
May 31 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.