Historical Events In 1899
Friday, 19 July 2019
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 In the year 1899 transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid
Apr 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader
Apr 30 In the year 1899 jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels)
May 03 Aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1899.
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 On this day in history lawn mower patented
May 10 Fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime) on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1899 the birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor
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) on this day in history.
May 17 Victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England in the year 1899.
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 on this day in history.
May 19 Leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright in the year 1899.
May 20 In the year 1899 estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments)
May 21 In the year 1899 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) in the year 1899.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1899 frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60
May 30 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47 in the year 1899.
May 31 On this day in history -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails