Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Apr 22 In the year 1899 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 In the year 1899 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 Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1899 jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels)
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 On this day in history jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter
May 08 In the year 1899 the Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens.
May 09 In the year 1899 edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet
May 09 Lawn mower patented in the year 1899.
May 10 In the year 1899 fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime)
May 10 On this day in history the birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor
May 15 Francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1899 world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference
May 19 Leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright on this day in history.
May 20 Estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments) in the year 1899.
May 21 On this day in history ilse Lagner, writer
May 24 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston) on this day in history.
May 24 Suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times) in the year 1899.
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 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1899 otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian
May 29 On this day in history frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60
May 30 In the year 1899 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47
May 31 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.