Historical Events In 1900
Sunday, 29 March 2020
Jul 31 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll) in the year 1900.
Aug 01 In the year 1900 otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)
Aug 02 On this day in history helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause)
Aug 03 On this day in history arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer
Aug 03 Firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1900 arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
Aug 04 On this day in history the birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother2007 A UK-wide ban on movement of all livestock is in place after foot and mouth disease is found on the Surrey farm in the year 1900.
Aug 05 On this day in history bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher
Aug 05 In the year 1900 james Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80
Aug 06 In the year 1900 wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74
Aug 07 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike in the year 1900.
Aug 07 On this day in history taylor Caldwell, novelist
Aug 08 1st Davis Cup tennis competition, named after Dwight Filley Davis, began at Longwood Cricket Club in Mass, & won by US 2 days later on this day in history.
Aug 08 Josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange on this day in history.
Aug 08 NSW and Victorian Contingent departs Sydney for the Boxer Rebellion in China in the year 1900.
Aug 10 In the year 1900 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0)
Aug 10 On this day in history arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924)
Aug 11 In the year 1900 alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS]
Aug 12 James E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42 in the year 1900.
Aug 12 Jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 14 In the year 1900 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht)
Aug 14 Intl forces including US Marines enter Beijing to put down Boxer Rebellion, which was aimed at ridding China of foreigners in the year 1900.
Aug 14 In the year 1900 shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer
Aug 15 In the year 1900 estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything)
Aug 15 In the year 1900 regular service is commenced over the 3'0" gauge White Pass and Yukon Railway between Skagway, Alaska and Whitehorse, Yukon.
Aug 16 In the year 1900 eca de Queiroz, writer, dies
Aug 17 On this day in history quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News)
Aug 18 Walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood) in the year 1900.
Aug 19 On this day in history colleen Moore, Port Huron MI, actress (Scarlet Letter)
Aug 19 In the year 1900 start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris
Aug 20 On this day in history edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break
Aug 20 Great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games in the year 1900.
Aug 21 Allied forces overun Peking's inner city on this day in history.