Historical Events In 1899
Monday, 20 January 2020
Sep 14 Hal Wallis, movie producer (Maltese Falcon, Barefoot in the Park) on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history henry Bliss becomes 1st automobile fatality (NY)
Sep 14 Henry Bliss becomes first automobile fatality (NY) in the year 1899.
Sep 14 Henry Bliss, 1st auto death (NYC) in the year 1899.
Sep 15 On this day in history 5th US Golf Open: Willie Smith shoots a 315 at Baltimore CC MD
Sep 15 Milton S Eisenhower, Dwight's brother/pres (Pennsylvania State) on this day in history.
Sep 16 Hans Swarowsky, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Graz Opera 1947-50) in the year 1899.
Sep 17 1st British troops leave Bombay for South Africa in the year 1899.
Sep 17 Winnie Lightner, Greenport NY, comedienne (Sit Tight, Side Show) in the year 1899.
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) in the year 1899.
Sep 23 On this day in history louise Nevelson, sculptor
Sep 24 In the year 1899 eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer
Sep 28 Giovanni Segantini, Italian painter (Become his fare), dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 Transvaal mobilizes on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1899 billy Butlin, South Africa, holiday camp promoter
Sep 30 Hendrik Marsman, Dutch poet/writer/critic on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history lajos Bardos, composer
Oct 02 On this day in history orange Free state mobilizes
Oct 03 In the year 1899 gertrude Berg, Harlem NYC, actress (Molly Goldberg-Goldbergs)
Oct 03 On this day in history j S Thurman patents motor-driven vacuum cleaner
Oct 05 On this day in history boleslaw Woytowicz, composer
Oct 05 In the year 1899 johann Nepomuk Fuchs, composer, dies at 57
Oct 08 Milner Connorton Gray, designer in the year 1899.
Oct 09 In the year 1899 1st British troops reaches Durban South Africa
Oct 09 In the year 1899 bruce Catton, US, historian/writer (Civil War)
Oct 10 IR Johnson patents bicycle frame on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1899 a L "Oosh" Ochse, cricketer (no relation to A E S African fast bowler)
Oct 11 In the year 1899 south African Boers declare war on Great Britain
Oct 11 On this day in history the Boer War begins in South Africa
Oct 12 South Africa Boer Republic declares war on England on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history 7000 lay-offs black mine workers of South Africa reach Natal
Oct 13 In the year 1899 marcelle de Manziarly, composer