Historical Events In 1900
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1900 british protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect in the year 1900.
Jan 02 In the year 1900 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 Gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin in the year 1900.
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.
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 in the year 1900.
Jan 09 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US in the year 1900.
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) 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 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 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 In the year 1900 john Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81
Jan 21 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1900 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 Henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart on this day in history.