Historical Events In 1899
Thursday, 17 October 2019
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 On this day in history leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last on this day in history.
Jun 01 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) in the year 1899.
Jun 02 On this day in history black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings
Jun 02 In the year 1899 royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman)
Jun 03 Georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961) in the year 1899.
Jun 03 In the year 1899 johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73
Jun 03 W G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days on this day in history.
Jun 04 Leo Spies, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 05 Alfred Dreyfus' acquitted on this day in history.
Jun 07 Elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters) in the year 1899.
Jun 09 In the year 1899 james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title
Jun 10 Ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1899 improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 In the year 1899 improved Benevolent &Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 On this day in history raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS)
Jun 11 George Frederick McKay, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 12 New Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200 in the year 1899.
Jun 13 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India) on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1899 kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
Jun 16 On this day in history nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday)
Jun 16 Victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's in the year 1899.
Jun 18 James Ralph Darling, teacher on this day in history.
Jun 18 The CP line from Lethbridge through Crows Nest Pass to Kootenay Landing is opened for traffic. This was built with subsidies afforded by the Crows Nest Pass Agreement of 1897 which also set fixed rates on grain traffic in the year 1899.
Jun 19 On this day in history george Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei)
Jun 20 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1899 pavel Haas, composer
Jun 22 On this day in history dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil)
Jun 23 In the year 1899 alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
Jun 24 On this day in history bruce Marshall, writer
Jun 29 In the year 1899 brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage
Jun 30 In the year 1899 frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal
Jun 30 Jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley in the year 1899.