Historical Events In 1900
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Jul 31 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll) on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1900 otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)
Aug 02 In the year 1900 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 In the year 1900 arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history james Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80
Aug 06 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74 in the year 1900.
Aug 07 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on this day in history.
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 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 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 James E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer
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 In the year 1900 shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer
Aug 15 In the year 1900 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 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 In the year 1900 walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood)
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 on this day in history.
Aug 20 Great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1900 allied forces overun Peking's inner city