Historical Events In 1899
Saturday, 13 August 2022
May 31 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails on this day in history.
May 31 Conference of Bloemfontein fails in the year 1899.
May 31 On this day in history leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last in the year 1899.
Jun 01 On this day in history werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY)
Jun 02 Black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings on this day in history.
Jun 02 Royal Beal, Brookline MA, actor (Death of a Salesman) on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1899 georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961)
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 in the year 1899.
Jun 03 W G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days on this day in history.
Jun 04 Leo Spies, composer on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history alfred Dreyfus' acquitted
Jun 07 Elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters) on this day in history.
Jun 09 James J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title on this day in history.
Jun 10 Ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 Improved Benevolent &Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati in the year 1899.
Jun 10 Raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS) in the year 1899.
Jun 11 George Frederick McKay, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 12 In the year 1899 new Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200.
Jun 13 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India) on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
Jun 16 On this day in history nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday)
Jun 16 In the year 1899 victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's
Jun 18 On this day in history james Ralph Darling, teacher
Jun 18 In the year 1899 the CP line from Lethbridge through Crows Nest Pass to Kootenay Landing is opened for traffic. This was built with subsidies afforded by the Crows Nest Pass Agreement of 1897 which also set fixed rates on grain traffic.
Jun 19 In the year 1899 george Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei)
Jun 20 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer in the year 1899.
Jun 21 Pavel Haas, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 22 Dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil) in the year 1899.
Jun 23 Alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 24 On this day in history bruce Marshall, writer
Jun 29 Brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1899 frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal