Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 10 August 2020
Sep 13 The first known auto-related fatality occurs when pedestrian Henry Bliss is struck by a car in New York City on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history hal Wallis, movie producer (Maltese Falcon, Barefoot in the Park)
Sep 14 On this day in history henry Bliss becomes 1st automobile fatality (NY)
Sep 14 Henry Bliss becomes first automobile fatality (NY) on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history henry Bliss, 1st auto death (NYC)
Sep 15 In the year 1899 5th US Golf Open: Willie Smith shoots a 315 at Baltimore CC MD
Sep 15 On this day in history milton S Eisenhower, Dwight's brother/pres (Pennsylvania State)
Sep 16 In the year 1899 hans Swarowsky, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Graz Opera 1947-50)
Sep 17 On this day in history 1st British troops leave Bombay for South Africa
Sep 17 On this day in history winnie Lightner, Greenport NY, comedienne (Sit Tight, Side Show)
Sep 20 Elliot Nugent, director (And so They were Married) on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1899 in the Menderes Valley Turkey a 6.9 earthquake caused severe damage to buildings, bridges and railroad and telegraph lines in the Aydin-Denizli area.
Sep 21 Luc Haesaerts, Flemish art critic (Flandre) on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history louise Nevelson, sculptor
Sep 24 On this day in history eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer
Sep 28 Giovanni Segantini, Italian painter (Become his fare), dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history transvaal mobilizes
Sep 29 On this day in history billy Butlin, South Africa, holiday camp promoter
Sep 30 Hendrik Marsman, Dutch poet/writer/critic on this day in history.
Oct 01 Lajos Bardos, composer on this day in history.
Oct 02 Orange Free state mobilizes in the year 1899.
Oct 03 Gertrude Berg, Harlem NYC, actress (Molly Goldberg-Goldbergs) in the year 1899.
Oct 03 In the year 1899 j S Thurman patents motor-driven vacuum cleaner
Oct 05 On this day in history boleslaw Woytowicz, composer
Oct 05 Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1899 milner Connorton Gray, designer
Oct 09 On this day in history 1st British troops reaches Durban South Africa
Oct 09 On this day in history bruce Catton, US, historian/writer (Civil War)
Oct 10 IR Johnson patents bicycle frame in the year 1899.
Oct 11 A L "Oosh" Ochse, cricketer (no relation to A E S African fast bowler) on this day in history.
Oct 11 South African Boers declare war on Great Britain in the year 1899.
Oct 11 In the year 1899 the Boer War begins in South Africa
Oct 12 In the year 1899 south Africa Boer Republic declares war on England
Oct 13 In the year 1899 7000 lay-offs black mine workers of South Africa reach Natal