Historical Events In 1899
Friday, 14 May 2021
Dec 11 Andrew "Andy" Wauchope, British general-major, dies in battle in the year 1899.
Dec 11 On this day in history battle of Magers' fountain
Dec 11 Vera von der Heydt, psychoanalyst in the year 1899.
Dec 12 On this day in history 1st case of plague on Oahu, Hawaii
Dec 12 In the year 1899 george F Grant of Boston patents golf tee
Dec 13 On this day in history harold Guinzburg, publisher (founder of Literary Guild)
Dec 15 Battle at Colenso, South Africa (Boers-British army) on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1899 frank Vosper, London England, actor (Man Who Knew Too Much)
Dec 16 Harold Walter Bailey, philologist in the year 1899.
Dec 17 In the year 1899 frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle
Dec 18 Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa in the year 1899.
Dec 18 In the year 1899 john William Glover, composer, dies at 84
Dec 21 In the year 1899 guy Wilkerson, TX, actor (Dead or Alive, West of Texas, Shootin' Iron)
Dec 22 Dwight L Moody, US evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement), dies on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1899 frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place)
Dec 25 The birth of Humphrey Bogart, American actor on this day in history.
Dec 26 Mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed in the year 1899.
Dec 27 Paul Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1920, 24, 28) on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1899 english fleet brings German postschip Bundesrath up
Dec 30 On this day in history james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85
Dec 31 Gaston Glass, Paris France, film executive on this day in history.