Historical Events In 1899
Sunday, 24 March 2019
Apr 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1899 the birth of Vladimir Nabokov, Russian/American writer
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 Duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train) on this day in history.
Apr 29 The birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader in the year 1899.
Apr 30 Jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels) on this day in history.
May 03 Aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven) on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history 25th Kentucky Derby: Fred Taral aboard Manuel wins in 2:12
May 05 Freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy) on this day in history.
May 08 Jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1899 the Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens.
May 09 Edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet in the year 1899.
May 09 In the year 1899 lawn mower patented
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 on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1899 francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70
May 17 Ralf Harolde, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off) in the year 1899.
May 17 Victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England in the year 1899.
May 18 In the year 1899 world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference
May 18 World Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference in the year 1899.
May 19 In the year 1899 leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright
May 20 In the year 1899 estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments)
May 21 In the year 1899 ilse Lagner, writer
May 24 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston) in the year 1899.
May 24 On this day in history 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 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23 on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1899 marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68
May 26 In the year 1899 otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian
May 29 In the year 1899 frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60
May 30 On this day in history 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47
May 31 On this day in history -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails