Historical Events In 1899
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
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 On this day in history royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman)
Jun 03 In the year 1899 georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961)
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 in the year 1899.
Jun 03 On this day in history w G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days
Jun 04 In the year 1899 leo Spies, composer
Jun 05 In the year 1899 alfred Dreyfus' acquitted
Jun 07 Elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters) on this day in history.
Jun 09 James J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title on this day in history.
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 George Frederick McKay, composer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1899.
Jun 14 Kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday)
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) 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 Alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer on this day in history.
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