Historical Events In 1900
Friday, 20 September 2019
Mar 07 Battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, President Kruger flees in the year 1900.
Mar 07 On this day in history giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter
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) on this day in history.
Mar 09 Aimone duke of Spoleta/Aosta, Italian king of Croatia (1941-43) in the year 1900.
Mar 10 Battle at Driefontein, South-Africa (Boers vs British army) on this day in history.
Mar 10 Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer, dies at 94 on this day in history.
Mar 10 Sherman Billingsley, Enid Ok, talk show host (Stork Club) on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history edmund Peate, cricketer (9 Tests for England 1881-86), dies
Mar 12 In the year 1900 david Croll, QC senator
Mar 12 On this day in history president Steyn of Orange Free state flees from Bloemfontein
Mar 12 President Steyn of Orange-Free state flees from Bloemfontein in the year 1900.
Mar 13 British troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State on this day in history.
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 Hugo de Vries rediscovers Mendel's laws of genetics in the year 1900.
Mar 14 US currency goes on gold standard on this day in history.
Mar 15 Gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer on this day in history.
Mar 16 AL meets in Chicago, Ban Johnson announces that an AL team will be in on this day in history.
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 Sir Arthur Evans finds old city of Knossus in the year 1900.
Mar 17 Alfred Newman, New Haven, composer (Love is a Many Splendored Thing) on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1900 stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2
Mar 18 On this day in history ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms
Mar 18 In the year 1900 antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32
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 Erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society) in the year 1900.
Mar 24 June [Algeria Junius] Clark, musician trumpet on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS Socialist Party forms in Indianapolis
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.