Historical Events In 1899
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 Leonid Leonow, writer on this day in history.
Jun 01 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last in the year 1899.
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 in the year 1899.
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) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 in the year 1899.
Jun 03 In the year 1899 w G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days
Jun 04 Leo Spies, composer on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history alfred Dreyfus' acquitted
Jun 07 Elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters) on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India)
Jun 14 Kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968) on this day in history.
Jun 16 Nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday) in the year 1899.
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 On this day in history anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer
Jun 21 Pavel Haas, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 22 In the year 1899 dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil)
Jun 23 In the year 1899 alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
Jun 24 In the year 1899 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.