Historical Events In 1900
Friday, 18 January 2019
Mar 07 Battle at Poplar Grove South Africa, President Kruger flees on this day in history.
Mar 07 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter on this day in history.
Mar 07 Poplar Grove, South Africa Canadians engage Boers in artillery fight at Poplar Grove on this day in history.
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 In the year 1900 aimone duke of Spoleta/Aosta, Italian king of Croatia (1941-43)
Mar 10 In the year 1900 battle at Driefontein, South-Africa (Boers vs British army)
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) in the year 1900.
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 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 In the year 1900 british troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State
Mar 13 In the year 1900 british troops occupy Bloemfontein, Orange-Free state
Mar 13 James William Tyrrell 1863-1945 starts 2,782 km survey trek from Great Slave Lake to Chesterfield Inlet on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1900 hugo de Vries rediscovers Mendel's laws of genetics
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 On this day in history aL meets in Chicago, Ban Johnson announces that an AL team will be in
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 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 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 On this day in history roy Roberts, Tampa Fla, actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show)
Mar 21 On this day in history eugenie Leontovitch, Moscow Russia, actor (Homicidal)
Mar 23 Erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society) in the year 1900.
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 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 On this day in history 1st edition The (Free) People (Neth, probably Amsterdam)