Historical Events In 1899
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
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) in the year 1899.
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 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) on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven)
May 04 In the year 1899 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 In the year 1899 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 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 in the year 1899.
May 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England
May 18 World Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference in the year 1899.
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 Ilse Lagner, writer on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston)
May 24 Suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times) in the year 1899.
May 24 The first auto repair shop opens in Boston in the year 1899.
May 25 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23 in the year 1899.
May 25 In the year 1899 marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68
May 26 Otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian in the year 1899.
May 29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 30 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47 in the year 1899.
May 31 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails in the year 1899.