Historical Events In 1900
Monday, 20 May 2019
Mar 07 In the year 1900 battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, President Kruger flees
Mar 07 On this day in history giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter
Mar 07 Poplar Grove, South Africa Canadians engage Boers in artillery fight at Poplar Grove in the year 1900.
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) on this day in history.
Mar 10 Battle at Driefontein, South-Africa (Boers vs British army) in the year 1900.
Mar 10 Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer, dies at 94 in the year 1900.
Mar 10 In the year 1900 sherman Billingsley, Enid Ok, talk show host (Stork Club)
Mar 11 Edmund Peate, cricketer (9 Tests for England 1881-86), dies in the year 1900.
Mar 12 In the year 1900 david Croll, QC senator
Mar 12 In the year 1900 president Steyn of Orange Free state flees from Bloemfontein
Mar 12 On this day in history president Steyn of Orange-Free state flees from Bloemfontein
Mar 13 On this day in history british troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State
Mar 13 In the year 1900 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 On this day in history uS currency goes on gold standard
Mar 15 In the year 1900 gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer
Mar 16 On this day in history aL meets in Chicago, Ban Johnson announces that an AL team will be in
Mar 16 Discovery of the ancient city of Knossos on the island of Crete in the year 1900.
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 On this day in history sir Arthur Evans finds old city of Knossus
Mar 17 Alfred Newman, New Haven, composer (Love is a Many Splendored Thing) in the year 1900.
Mar 17 Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2 in the year 1900.
Mar 18 In the year 1900 ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms
Mar 18 On this day in history antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32
Mar 19 Roy Roberts, Tampa Fla, actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show) in the year 1900.
Mar 21 Eugenie Leontovitch, Moscow Russia, actor (Homicidal) in the year 1900.
Mar 23 On this day in history erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society)
Mar 24 In the year 1900 june [Algeria Junius] Clark, musician trumpet
Mar 24 On this day in history new York City Mayor Robert Anderson Van Wyck breaks ground for a new underground "Rapid Transit Railroad" that would link Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Mar 25 US Socialist Party forms in Indianapolis on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history uS Socialist Party is formed at Indianapolis
Mar 26 1st edition The (Free) People (Neth, probably Amsterdam) on this day in history.