Historical Events In 1900
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history british protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established
Jan 01 On this day in history compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect
Jan 02 On this day in history e Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal)
Jan 03 Dorothy Arnzer, director on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] on this day in history.
Jan 05 Irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1900 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 Queen Marie, of Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Jan 08 The Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast in the year 1900.
Jan 09 On this day in history joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history freeland Colony founded in US
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer in the year 1900.
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 SCNEC soccer team forms on this day in history.
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 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 Bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die) on this day in history.
Jan 20 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 20 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1900 mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
Jan 24 On this day in history battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
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 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart