Historical Events In 1900
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1900 british protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established
Jan 01 In the year 1900 compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect
Jan 02 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) in the year 1900.
Jan 03 Dorothy Arnzer, director in the year 1900.
Jan 03 In the year 1900 edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 In the year 1900 gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin
Jan 05 On this day in history dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5]
Jan 05 In the year 1900 irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.
Jan 06 Boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured in the year 1900.
Jan 06 In the year 1900 pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse)
Jan 08 Billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies in the year 1900.
Jan 08 Queen Marie, of Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1900 the Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast.
Jan 09 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1900 lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US on this day in history.
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1900 giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
Jan 15 SCNEC soccer team forms on this day in history.
Jan 16 The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands in the year 1900.
Jan 17 Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels
Jan 19 On this day in history bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die).
Jan 20 On this day in history boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
Jan 20 In the year 1900 john Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81
Jan 21 Second Contingent of Canadian troops sails from Halifax for South Africa; more troop ships leave January 27 and February 21 in the year 1900.
Jan 22 Franz Salmhofer, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 23 Mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde) on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
Jan 24 On this day in history newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England
Jan 25 In the year 1900 mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story)
Jan 26 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart