Historical Events In 1900
Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Nov 12 World's Fair in Paris opens (50 million visitors) in the year 1900.
Nov 13 In the year 1900 baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League
Nov 14 In the year 1900 clara Fasano, sculptor
Nov 14 The birth of Aaron Copland, American composer in the year 1900.
Nov 17 Marcel Dalio, Paris, actor (Casablanca) in the year 1900.
Nov 18 In the year 1900 constantin Alajalov, Russia, artist (Ditters & Jitters)
Nov 19 On this day in history anna Seghers, [Netty Radvanyi-Reiling], German author (7th Cross)
Nov 20 American cartoonist Chester Gould, creator of the Dick Tracy comic strip, is born in the year 1900.
Nov 20 On this day in history chester Gould, cartoonist (Dick Tracy)
Nov 21 Alice Calhoun, Cleveland OH, Silent film actress (Flowing Gold) on this day in history.
Nov 21 J J Ferris, cricketer (48 wickets for Aust in 8 Tests in 1880's), dies in the year 1900.
Nov 22 In the year 1900 arthur S Sullivan, England, composer (Mikado, Ivanhoe), dies at 58
Nov 22 On this day in history hugo Godron, composer
Nov 24 In the year 1900 cornelius Kee, composer
Nov 24 On this day in history on this day, the first gasoline-powered Pierce automobile was taken on a test drive through the streets of Buffalo, New York
Nov 25 Arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust) in the year 1900.
Nov 27 On this day in history leon Barzin, Brussels Belgium, conductor (NY City Ballet 1948-58)
Nov 28 On this day in history lester Vail, actor (Dance Fools Dance, Consolation Marriage)
Nov 29 Lord Kitchener succeeds lord Roberts up as supreme commander in S Afr on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history a German engineer patents front-wheel drive for automobiles
Nov 30 In the year 1900 irish author Oscar Wilde dies in Paris.
Nov 30 In the year 1900 korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian
Nov 30 Oscar Wilde, Irish author, dies in Paris at 46 in the year 1900.
Dec 01 On this day in history south African president Paul Kruger visits Flanders
Dec 02 South African president Paul Kruger arrives in Germany on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history lester Matthews, Nottingham England, (Sir Dennis-Adv of Fu Manchu)
Dec 06 On this day in history agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas born
Dec 06 On this day in history journalist and parliamentary reporter Alphonse Desjardins founds North Amberica's first credit union in Levis Quebec
Dec 07 Max Planck, in his house at Grunewald, on the outskirts of Berlin, discovers the law of black body emission in the year 1900.
Dec 08 On this day in history henry Russell, composer, dies at 87
Dec 09 Dutch Pres Paul Kruger & Queen Wilhelmina have a triumphant procession on this day in history.
Dec 12 National Negro Anthem, "Lift Every Voice & Sing," composed in the year 1900.
Dec 13 On this day in history battle at Nooitgedacht: generals The la Rey/Smuts beat Britten
Dec 13 Jonel Perlea, composer on this day in history.