Historical Events In 1899
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 In the year 1899 leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last in the year 1899.
Jun 01 In the year 1899 werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY)
Jun 02 Black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings in the year 1899.
Jun 02 On this day in history royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman)
Jun 03 Georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jun 03 W G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history leo Spies, composer
Jun 05 Alfred Dreyfus' acquitted on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1899 elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters)
Jun 09 James J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title in the year 1899.
Jun 10 On this day in history ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44
Jun 10 Improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history george Frederick McKay, composer
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 In the year 1899 nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday)
Jun 16 On this day in history victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's
Jun 18 On this day in history james Ralph Darling, teacher
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 George Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei) in the year 1899.
Jun 20 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer in the year 1899.
Jun 21 On this day in history pavel Haas, composer
Jun 22 Dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil) in the year 1899.
Jun 23 In the year 1899 alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
Jun 24 Bruce Marshall, writer on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage
Jun 30 Frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal in the year 1899.
Jun 30 Jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley on this day in history.