Historical Events In 1899
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Dec 11 On this day in history andrew "Andy" Wauchope, British general-major, dies in battle
Dec 11 On this day in history battle of Magers' fountain
Dec 11 In the year 1899 vera von der Heydt, psychoanalyst
Dec 12 1st case of plague on Oahu, Hawaii in the year 1899.
Dec 12 On this day in history george F Grant of Boston patents golf tee
Dec 13 In the year 1899 harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild)
Dec 15 Battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army) on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much)
Dec 16 In the year 1899 harold Walter Bailey, philologist
Dec 17 Frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 18 On this day in history fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa
Dec 18 In the year 1899 john William Glover, composer, dies at 84
Dec 21 Guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron) in the year 1899.
Dec 22 Dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies in the year 1899.
Dec 23 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts departs Southampton to South Africa on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1899 farmers send/guide belegerd Ladysmith Kerstpudding/desire in grenade
Dec 25 Frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place) on this day in history.
Dec 25 The birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor in the year 1899.
Dec 26 In the year 1899 mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed
Dec 27 On this day in history paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28)
Dec 29 In the year 1899 english fleet brings German postschip Bundesrath up
Dec 30 James Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Dec 31 Gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive on this day in history.