Historical Events In 1900
Sunday, 16 June 2019
Aug 21 On this day in history eileen Percy, Belfast Ireland, silent film actress (Let's Go)
Aug 22 Elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great) in the year 1900.
Aug 22 Gabriel Faures opera "Prométhée," premieres in Beziers on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history ernst Krenek, Vienna Austria, composer (Johnny Spielt Auf)
Aug 23 National Negro Business League organizes (Boston) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history preston Foster, Ocean City NJ, actor (Waterfront, Gunslinger)
Aug 25 Friedrich Nietschze, philosopher (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 55 in the year 1900.
Aug 25 Mary Bruce, dance Teacher in the year 1900.
Aug 25 Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche dies in Weimar, Germany on this day in history.
Aug 27 Battle at Bergendal: Gen Buller beats Boer general Botha in the year 1900.
Aug 28 Henry Sidgwick, English philosopher (Women on University), dies on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1900 oscar Nitzchke, German architect (Alcoa building/Centre Pompidou)
Aug 30 Franklin C Fry, US minister (Lutheran World Relief) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Last 2000 British prisoners in Nooitgedagt South Africa freed on this day in history.
Aug 30 Outbreak of bubonic plague in Glasgow, UK in the year 1900.
Aug 31 On this day in history british troops over run Johannesburg
Aug 31 Roland Culver, London England, actor (Thunderball, Encore) in the year 1900.
Sep 01 On this day in history andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht)
Sep 02 On this day in history telegraph use between Germany & US begins
Sep 03 In the year 1900 british annex Natal (South Africa)
Sep 03 In the year 1900 urho K Kekkonen, premier/president Finland (1956-81)
Sep 04 In the year 1900 cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder
Sep 05 France proclaims a protectorate over Chad in the year 1900.
Sep 06 On this day in history british General Buller occupies Lydenburg South Africa
Sep 06 Julien Green, US/French writer (Frere Francois) on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1900 "Janet" Taylor Caldwell, England, novelist (Melissa)
Sep 08 On this day in history 6,000 killed when a hurricane & tidal wave strikes Galveston, Texas
Sep 08 On this day in history 6,000 killed when a hurricane &tidal wave destroys Galveston, Texas, most deadly in US history
Sep 08 A huricane strikes Galveston, TX, killing 6,000 people on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1900 claude D Pepper, (Rep-D-FL, 1963- ), old people's advocate
Sep 09 James Hilton, English novelist (Goodbye Mr Chips) on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1900 20.3 cm rainfall at Elk Point, South Dakota (state record)
Sep 11 President Kruger crosses border with Mozambique in the year 1900.
Sep 12 Eric Harding Thiman, composer in the year 1900.