Historical Events In 1900
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Mar 06 John Henry Pyle Pafford, librarian (University of London) on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, Pres Kruger flees
Mar 07 Battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, President Kruger flees in the year 1900.
Mar 07 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter in the year 1900.
Mar 07 In the year 1900 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 On this day in history aimone duke of Spoleta/Aosta, Italian king of Croatia (1941-43)
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 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 David Croll, QC senator on this day in history.
Mar 12 President Steyn of Orange Free state flees from Bloemfontein on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1900 president Steyn of Orange-Free state flees from Bloemfontein
Mar 13 British troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State in the year 1900.
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 Hugo de Vries rediscovers Mendel's laws of genetics in the year 1900.
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 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 in the year 1900.
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) in the year 1900.
Mar 17 Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2 on this day in history.
Mar 18 Ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms in the year 1900.
Mar 18 Antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32 on this day in history.
Mar 19 Roy Roberts, Tampa Fla, actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show) on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history eugenie Leontovitch, Moscow Russia, actor (Homicidal)
Mar 23 Erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society) on this day in history.
Mar 24 June [Algeria Junius] Clark, musician trumpet on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1900 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.