Historical Events In 1899
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Jan 29 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies on this day in history.
Jan 30 Max Theiler, English/US microbiologist (Nobel 1951) on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history benny Rubin, Boston Mass, actor/comedian (Benny Rubin Show)
Feb 02 The Australian Premiers' Conference held in Melbourne decides to locate Australia's capital (Canberra) between Sydney and Melbourne on this day in history.
Feb 03 -16º F (-27º C), Minden LA (state record) on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1899 doris Speed, actress (Annie-Coronation Street)
Feb 04 In the year 1899 revolt against US occupation of Philippines
Feb 06 Georg Leo earl von Caprivi, German chancellor, dies at 67 in the year 1899.
Feb 06 Ramon Novarro, [Jose RG Samaniegos], Durango Mexico, actor (Ben Hur) on this day in history.
Feb 06 Spanish-American War ends, peace treaty ratified by Senate in the year 1899.
Feb 06 In the year 1899 the U.S. Senate ratifies a peace treaty between the United States and Spain, ending the Spanish-American War.
Feb 06 Treaty of Paris is ratified by the U.S. Senate by one vote, ending the Spanish-American War on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1899 arvid Pelshe, Latvian Communist leader, CPSU Politburo member
Feb 10 On this day in history -39°F (-39°C), Milligan, Ohio (state lowest record temperature)
Feb 10 -39ºF (-39ºC), Milligan OH (state lowest temperature record) on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1899 herbert Hoover (31st U.S. President, 1929-33), marries Lou Henry.
Feb 10 On this day in history uS-Spain peace treaty signed by President McKinley; US gets Puerto Rico & Guam
Feb 11 -15°F (-26°C), Washington, DC (district record) in the year 1899.
Feb 11 On this day in history -15ºF (-26ºC), Washington DC (district record)
Feb 11 In the year 1899 -61ºF (-52ºC), Montana (record low temperature)
Feb 11 George Morgan, 1st English motorist to die in an motor accident, dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1899 -47°F (-44°C), Camp Clarke, Nebraska (state record)
Feb 12 -47ºF (-44ºC), Camp Clarke NB (state record) on this day in history.
Feb 12 Albert Huybrechts, composer on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1899 -16°F (-27°C), Minden Louisiana (state record)
Feb 13 In the year 1899 -16ºF (-27ºC), Minden LA (state record)
Feb 13 In the year 1899 -1ºF (-18ºC) New Orleans LA
Feb 13 -2ºF (-19ºC) Tallahassee FL (state record) in the year 1899.
Feb 14 On this day in history john Randall Jr, Michigan, historian/philosopher (Western Man)
Feb 14 President McKinley signs a bill making mechanical voting machines legal in the U.S in the year 1899.
Feb 14 US Congress begins using voting machines on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history gale Sondergard, Litchfield Mn, actress (Cat & Canary, Road to Rio)
Feb 16 In the year 1899 francois FÃ©lix Faure, president of France (1895-99), dies at 57
Feb 16 In the year 1899 pelham Warner scores 132 on Test Cricket debut (Eng v SA Johannesburg)