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