Historical Events In 1899
Friday, 10 July 2020
Apr 22 On this day in history e J (Ned) Gregory, cricketer (one Test for Aust), dies
Apr 22 In the year 1899 martyn Green, London, actor (Gilbert & Sullivan, Iceman Cometh)
Apr 23 Edith Ngaio Marsh, NZ, Kiwi mystery writer (Black Beech & Honeydew) on this day in history.
Apr 23 The birth of Vladimir Nabokov, Russian/American writer in the year 1899.
Apr 24 On this day in history transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid
Apr 26 Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail) in the year 1899.
Apr 29 Duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train) in the year 1899.
Apr 29 On this day in history the birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader
Apr 30 On this day in history jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels)
May 03 Aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven) in the year 1899.
May 04 On this day in history 25th Kentucky Derby: Fred Taral aboard Manuel wins in 2:12
May 05 In the year 1899 freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy)
May 08 Jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter on this day in history.
May 08 The Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin opens on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1899 edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet
May 09 Lawn mower patented in the year 1899.
May 10 On this day in history fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime)
May 10 The birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor in the year 1899.
May 15 Francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 17 Ralf Harolde, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off) in the year 1899.
May 17 In the year 1899 victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid England
May 18 On this day in history world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in 1st Hague Peace Conference
May 18 World Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference on this day in history.
May 19 Leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1899 estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments)
May 21 Ilse Lagner, writer on this day in history.
May 24 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston) on this day in history.
May 24 Suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times) on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1899 the first auto repair shop opens in Boston
May 25 In the year 1899 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23
May 25 In the year 1899 marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68
May 26 On this day in history otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian
May 29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1899.
May 30 24th Preakness: R Clawson aboard Half Time wins in 1:47 in the year 1899.