Historical Events In 1900
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Dec 14 Quantum Mechanics: Max Planck presents a theoretical derivation of his black-body radiation law on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1900 francesco Messina, sculptor
Dec 16 In the year 1900 boer army under gen Kritzinger take Cape colony
Dec 16 Victor S Pritchett, literary critic/author (Myth Makers) on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history 1st prize of 100,00 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy
Dec 17 On this day in history first prize of 100,000 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy
Dec 17 Lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslavia, composer/conductor in the year 1900.
Dec 18 The Upper Ferntree Gully to Gembrook Narrow-gauge (2 ft 6 in or 762 mm) Railway (now the Puffing Billy Railway) in Victoria, Australia is opened for traffic in the year 1900.
Dec 20 Gabby Harnett, (NL MVP 1935) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history giacobini discovers a comet (will be 1st comet visited by spacecraft)
Dec 20 On this day in history giacobini discovers a comet which later will be visited bya spacecraft
Dec 21 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmann's "Michael Kramer," premieres in Berlin
Dec 21 In the year 1900 oda Schaefer, German author/poet (Die Windharfe, Ladies Only)
Dec 22 In the year 1900 a new 35-horsepower car built by Daimler from a design by Emil Jellinek was completed. The car was named for Jellinek's daughter, Mercedes.
Dec 24 Herman Heijermans' "Hope of Blessing" premieres in Amsterdam in the year 1900.
Dec 25 In the year 1900 arthur Schnitzlers "Leutnant Gustl" forbidden in Germany
Dec 25 Barton Maclane, Columbia SC, actor (Gen Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie) on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1900 carrie Nation's 1st public smashing of a bar (Carey Hotel, Wichita KS)
Dec 27 Carrie Nation's first public smashing of a bar (Carey Hotel, Wichita KS) on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history william G Armstrong, of Cragside, Brit const (hydr crane), dies at 90
Dec 29 On this day in history general Viljoen surprise attack British garrison to Helvetia
Dec 29 On this day in history willie Humphrey, jazz Clarinetist