Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 27 May 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 02 Royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman) in the year 1899.
Jun 03 On this day in history georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961)
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 in the year 1899.
Jun 04 On this day in history leo Spies, composer
Jun 05 Alfred Dreyfus' acquitted on this day in history.
Jun 07 Elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters) on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1899 raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS)
Jun 11 On this day in history george Frederick McKay, composer
Jun 12 On this day in history new Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200.
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) 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 On this day in history 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.
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 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 In the year 1899 bruce Marshall, writer
Jun 29 Brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1899 frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal
Jun 30 On this day in history jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley