Historical Events In 1900
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Apr 14 On this day in history veteran's Hospital at Ft Miley established
Apr 15 In the year 1900 an early 50 mile race is won by an electric car in over 2 hrs
Apr 15 In the year 1900 international Exposition opens in Paris
Apr 16 Polly Adler, Russia, bordello proprieter/author (House is not a Home) on this day in history.
Apr 16 US Post Office issues 1st books of postage stamps in the year 1900.
Apr 17 In the year 1900 7 high chiefs of American Samoa sign Instrument of Cession
Apr 18 Louise Tazewell, [Louise Skiller Tazewell], entertainer on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history 4th Boston Marathon won by Jim Caffrey of Canada in 2:39:44.4
Apr 19 In the year 1900 richard Arthur Warren Hughes, English writer (Fiction as Truth)
Apr 20 In the year 1900 fred Raymond, composer
Apr 20 In the year 1900 mebel Mercer, popular British singer, dies
Apr 21 In the year 1900 heinrich Vogl, composer, dies at 55
Apr 23 1st know occurrence of word "hillbillie" (NY Journal) in the year 1900.
Apr 23 In the year 1900 ary Verhaar, composer
Apr 24 On this day in history george J D Campbell, Brit min of Indies (1868-74, 80-85), dies at 76
Apr 24 Passing of Andrew Halliday, cable car pioneer on this day in history.
Apr 25 At Israel's Port South Africa, the Canadians engage Boers in Battle of Israel's Port in the year 1900.
Apr 25 In the year 1900 hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, diplomat
Apr 26 AL opener in Cleve draws 6,500 in the year 1900.
Apr 26 In the year 1900 charles Richter, Ohio, Earthquakes seismologist (Richter scale)
Apr 26 On this day in history on a Farm in Ohio Charles Richter born, he developed the Richter scale for measuring earthquakes
Apr 27 On this day in history walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator)
Apr 28 Bruno Apitz, writer in the year 1900.
Apr 30 In the year 1900 165 lb Robert Fitzsimmons KOs 305 lb Ed Dunkhost in a boxing match
Apr 30 John Luther (Casey) Jones, dies in Cannonball Express train wreck in the year 1900.
May 01 In the year 1900 ignazio Silone, Italy, novelist/politician (Bread & Wine)
May 01 On this day in history premature blast collapses mine tunnel killing 200 at Scofield UT
May 01 Premature blast collapses mine tunnel killing 200 at Scofield, Utah on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1900 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London
May 02 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London in the year 1900.
May 02 On this day in history helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny)
May 03 26th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Boland aboard Lieut Gibson wins in 2:06.25 in the year 1900.
May 05 On this day in history "The Billboard" began weekly publication
May 05 In the year 1900 charles Jewtraw, US, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1924)