Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 19 October 2019
Apr 22 Martyn Green, London, actor (Gilbert & Sullivan, Iceman Cometh) on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history edith Ngaio Marsh, NZ, Kiwi mystery writer (Black Beech & Honeydew)
Apr 23 The birth of Vladimir Nabokov, Russian/American writer in the year 1899.
Apr 24 Transvaal British Uitlanders ask Queen Victoria for aid in the year 1899.
Apr 26 In the year 1899 guinn "Big Boy" Williams, TX, actor (Hoedown, Country Fair, Blackmail)
Apr 29 In the year 1899 duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train)
Apr 29 The birth of 'Duke' Ellington, US bandleader in the year 1899.
Apr 30 Jannetje Fisherman-Roosendaal, author (regional novels) on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1899 aline MacMahon, McKeesport Pa, actress (Backdoor to Heaven)
May 04 On this day in history 25th Kentucky Derby: Fred Taral aboard Manuel wins in 2:12
May 05 Freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history edward Pollock, saxophone/clarinet
May 09 Lawn mower patented in the year 1899.
May 10 In the year 1899 fred Astaire, Omaha Neb, tap dancer/actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime)
May 10 On this day in history the birth of Fred Astaire, American Actor
May 15 In the year 1899 francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70
May 17 On this day in history ralf Harolde, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off)
May 17 On this day in history 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 On this day in history world Goodwill Day-26 nations meet in first Hague Peace Conference
May 19 In the year 1899 leonid Maksimovich Leonov, novelist/playwright
May 20 Estelle Taylor, Delaware, actress (8 Commandments) on this day in history.
May 21 Ilse Lagner, writer in the year 1899.
May 24 1st auto repair shop opens (Boston) on this day in history.
May 24 Suzanne Lenglen, France, Wimbledon tennis champion (6-times) in the year 1899.
May 24 In the year 1899 the first auto repair shop opens in Boston
May 25 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23 on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1899 marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68
May 26 In the year 1899 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 on this day in history.
May 31 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.