Historical Events In 1900
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jul 29 Umberto I, Italian King (1878-1900) assassinated by Gaetano Bresci on this day in history.
Jul 31 Boer Generals Prinsloo & Roux surrenders in Brandwater Basin in the year 1900.
Jul 31 In the year 1900 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll)
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 Arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer in the year 1900.
Aug 03 Firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother in the year 1900.
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 in the year 1900.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1900 josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange
Aug 08 NSW and Victorian Contingent departs Sydney for the Boxer Rebellion in China on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0)
Aug 10 Arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924) on this day in history.
Aug 11 Alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS] in the year 1900.
Aug 12 On this day in history james E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42
Aug 12 Jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1900 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht)
Aug 14 On this day in history intl forces including US Marines enter Beijing to put down Boxer Rebellion, which was aimed at ridding China of foreigners
Aug 14 On this day in history shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer
Aug 15 On this day in history estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything)
Aug 15 Regular service is commenced over the 3'0" gauge White Pass and Yukon Railway between Skagway, Alaska and Whitehorse, Yukon in the year 1900.
Aug 16 Eca de Queiroz, writer, dies in the year 1900.
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 Start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1900 edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break