Historical Events In 1900
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Jul 31 In the year 1900 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll)
Aug 01 Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) in the year 1900.
Aug 02 Helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause) in the year 1900.
Aug 03 In the year 1900 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) in the year 1900.
Aug 04 In the year 1900 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 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history taylor Caldwell, novelist
Aug 08 In the year 1900 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 Josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange on this day in history.
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 On this day in history arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924)
Aug 11 Alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS] on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1900 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 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht) in the year 1900.
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 Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer in the year 1900.
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 Eca de Queiroz, writer, dies in the year 1900.
Aug 17 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) in the year 1900.
Aug 18 Walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood) in the year 1900.
Aug 19 In the year 1900 colleen Moore, Port Huron MI, actress (Scarlet Letter)
Aug 19 On this day in history start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris
Aug 20 Edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break in the year 1900.
Aug 20 On this day in history great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games
Aug 21 Allied forces overun Peking's inner city in the year 1900.