Historical Events In 1900
Monday, 27 January 2020
Mar 07 Battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, President Kruger flees in the year 1900.
Mar 07 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history poplar Grove, South Africa Canadians engage Boers in artillery fight at Poplar Grove
Mar 08 NL decides to go with 8 teams They exclude Baltimore, Cleveland, Louisville & Washington (in 1953 Boston Braves move to Milwaukee) in the year 1900.
Mar 09 Aimone duke of Spoleta/Aosta, Italian king of Croatia (1941-43) in the year 1900.
Mar 10 On this day in history battle at Driefontein, South-Africa (Boers vs British army)
Mar 10 In the year 1900 johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer, dies at 94
Mar 10 On this day in history sherman Billingsley, Enid Ok, talk show host (Stork Club)
Mar 11 In the year 1900 edmund Peate, cricketer (9 Tests for England 1881-86), dies
Mar 12 David Croll, QC senator in the year 1900.
Mar 12 President Steyn of Orange Free state flees from Bloemfontein on this day in history.
Mar 12 President Steyn of Orange-Free state flees from Bloemfontein on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1900 british troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State
Mar 13 On this day in history british troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange-Free state
Mar 13 On this day in history james William Tyrrell 1863-1945 starts 2,782 km survey trek from Great Slave Lake to Chesterfield Inlet.
Mar 14 On this day in history hugo de Vries rediscovers Mendel's laws of genetics
Mar 14 US currency goes on gold standard on this day in history.
Mar 15 On this day in history gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer
Mar 16 AL meets in Chicago, Ban Johnson announces that an AL team will be in on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1900 discovery of the ancient city of Knossos on the island of Crete
Mar 16 In the year 1900 samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse, embarks troops for South Africa; the regiment consists of 537 mounted troops recruited in Manitoba, BC and the NWT
Mar 16 In the year 1900 sir Arthur Evans finds old city of Knossus
Mar 17 Alfred Newman, New Haven, composer (Love is a Many Splendored Thing) on this day in history.
Mar 17 Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2 on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1900 ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms
Mar 18 Antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32 on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1900 roy Roberts, Tampa Fla, actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show)
Mar 21 Eugenie Leontovitch, Moscow Russia, actor (Homicidal) on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1900 erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society)
Mar 24 On this day in history june [Algeria Junius] Clark, musician trumpet
Mar 24 New York City Mayor Robert Anderson Van Wyck breaks ground for a new underground "Rapid Transit Railroad" that would link Manhattan and Brooklyn on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1900 uS Socialist Party forms in Indianapolis
Mar 25 In the year 1900 uS Socialist Party is formed at Indianapolis
Mar 26 In the year 1900 1st edition The (Free) People (Neth, probably Amsterdam)