Historical Events In 1900
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Jul 31 In the year 1900 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll)
Aug 01 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 03 Firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded in the year 1900.
Aug 04 Arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 05 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher in the year 1900.
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 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1900.
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) in the year 1900.
Aug 11 Alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS] in the year 1900.
Aug 12 James E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 14 Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 15 Estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 17 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 In the year 1900 start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris
Aug 20 Edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1900 great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games
Aug 21 Allied forces overun Peking's inner city in the year 1900.