Historical Events In 1900
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
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 In the year 1900 firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded.
Aug 04 On this day in history arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
Aug 04 In the year 1900 the birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother
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 in the year 1900.
Aug 07 On this day in history diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
Aug 07 In the year 1900 taylor Caldwell, novelist
Aug 08 On this day in history 1st Davis Cup tennis competition, named after Dwight Filley Davis, began at Longwood Cricket Club in Mass, & won by US 2 days later
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 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0) in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history james E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42
Aug 12 Jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 14 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht) in the year 1900.
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 Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 15 Estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything) in the year 1900.
Aug 15 Regular service is commenced over the 3'0" gauge White Pass and Yukon Railway between Skagway, Alaska and Whitehorse, Yukon on this day in history.
Aug 16 Eca de Queiroz, writer, dies in the year 1900.
Aug 17 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) on this day in history.
Aug 18 Walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood) on this day in history.
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 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.