Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 13 August 2022
Dec 11 Andrew "Andy" Wauchope, British general-major, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 11 Battle of Magers' fountain on this day in history.
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 In the year 1899 battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army)
Dec 15 Frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much) on this day in history.
Dec 16 Harold Walter Bailey, philologist on this day in history.
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 John William Glover, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 21 Guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron) on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies
Dec 23 In the year 1899 fieldmarshal Lord Roberts departs Southampton to South Africa
Dec 25 Farmers send/guide belegerd Ladysmith Kerstpudding/desire in grenade in the year 1899.
Dec 25 In the year 1899 frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place)
Dec 25 In the year 1899 the birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor
Dec 26 On this day in history mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed
Dec 27 Paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28) in the year 1899.
Dec 29 English fleet brings German postschip Bundesrath up in the year 1899.
Dec 30 On this day in history james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85
Dec 31 In the year 1899 gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive