Historical Events In 1900
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jan 01 British protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established in the year 1900.
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect on this day in history.
Jan 02 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history dorothy Arnzer, director
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 In the year 1900 dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5]
Jan 05 On this day in history irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.
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 In the year 1900 billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies
Jan 08 On this day in history queen Marie, of Yugoslavia
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 On this day in history lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US in the year 1900.
Jan 12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome on this day in history.
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
Jan 15 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history franz Salmhofer, composer
Jan 23 In the year 1900 mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
Jan 24 In the year 1900 battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
Jan 24 Newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England on this day in history.
Jan 25 Mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story) on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart