Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 04 July 2020
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 Edith Ngaio Marsh, NZ, Kiwi mystery writer (Black Beech & Honeydew) on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history the birth of Vladimir Nabokov, Russian/American writer
Apr 24 Transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail)
Apr 29 In the year 1899 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 Jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels) in the year 1899.
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 in the year 1899.
May 08 In the year 1899 the Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens.
May 09 Edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history lawn mower patented
May 10 Fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime) in the year 1899.
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 World Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference on this day in history.
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 Estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments) on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history ilse Lagner, writer
May 24 In the year 1899 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston)
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 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23 in the year 1899.
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 in the year 1899.
May 29 On this day in history 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