Historical Events In 1899
Friday, 16 November 2018
May 31 Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.
May 31 Leonid Leonow, writer in the year 1899.
Jun 01 In the year 1899 cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last
Jun 01 On this day in history werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY)
Jun 02 On this day in history black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings
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 On this day in history johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73
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 In the year 1899 alfred Dreyfus' acquitted
Jun 07 In the year 1899 elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters)
Jun 09 On this day in history james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title
Jun 10 In the year 1899 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 Improved Benevolent &Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS)
Jun 11 George Frederick McKay, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1899 kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1899.
Jun 22 Dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil) in the year 1899.
Jun 23 On this day in history 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 Frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal in the year 1899.
Jun 30 In the year 1899 jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley