Historical Events In 1900
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Jul 31 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) in the year 1900.
Aug 02 In the year 1900 helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause)
Aug 03 On this day in history arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer
Aug 03 On this day in history firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded.
Aug 04 Arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66) on this day in history.
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1900 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.
Aug 05 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher on this day in history.
Aug 05 James Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike in the year 1900.
Aug 07 Taylor Caldwell, novelist in the year 1900.
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 in the year 1900.
Aug 08 In the year 1900 josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange
Aug 08 In the year 1900 nSW and Victorian Contingent departs Sydney for the Boxer Rebellion in China
Aug 10 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0) in the year 1900.
Aug 10 Arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer
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 On this day in history shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer
Aug 15 Estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything) in the year 1900.
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 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) in the year 1900.
Aug 18 In the year 1900 walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood)
Aug 19 Colleen Moore, Port Huron MI, actress (Scarlet Letter) in the year 1900.
Aug 19 Start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris on this day in history.
Aug 20 Edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break in the year 1900.
Aug 20 Great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games in the year 1900.
Aug 21 Allied forces overun Peking's inner city in the year 1900.