Historical Events In 1899
Thursday, 09 April 2020
May 31 Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 On this day in history cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last
Jun 01 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) in the year 1899.
Jun 02 Black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings on this day in history.
Jun 02 Royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman) in the year 1899.
Jun 03 Georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961) in the year 1899.
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 in the year 1899.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1899 james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title
Jun 10 On this day in history ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44
Jun 10 In the year 1899 improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 Improved Benevolent &Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati on this day in history.
Jun 10 Raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS) in the year 1899.
Jun 11 In the year 1899 george Frederick McKay, composer
Jun 12 New Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India) on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
Jun 16 Nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday) on this day in history.
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 George Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei) on this day in history.
Jun 20 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer on this day in history.
Jun 21 Pavel Haas, composer on this day in history.
Jun 22 Dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil) on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
Jun 24 Bruce Marshall, writer in the year 1899.
Jun 29 In the year 1899 brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage
Jun 30 On this day in history frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal
Jun 30 In the year 1899 jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley