Historical Events In 1899
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 On this day in history leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last on this day in history.
Jun 01 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1899.
Jun 03 Georg von Bekesy, Budapest Hungary, physician (Nobel-1961) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jun 03 W G Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days in the year 1899.
Jun 04 Leo Spies, composer in the year 1899.
Jun 05 Alfred Dreyfus' acquitted in the year 1899.
Jun 07 In the year 1899 elizabeth Bowen, Dublin, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters)
Jun 09 On this day in history james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title
Jun 10 Ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44 in the year 1899.
Jun 10 On this day in history improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 In the year 1899 improved Benevolent &Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati
Jun 10 Raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS) on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1899 george Frederick McKay, composer
Jun 12 New Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India) on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1899 kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
Jun 16 Nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday) in the year 1899.
Jun 16 Victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's in the year 1899.
Jun 18 James Ralph Darling, teacher on this day in history.
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 On this day in history george Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei)
Jun 20 In the year 1899 anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer
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 on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history bruce Marshall, writer
Jun 29 In the year 1899 brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage
Jun 30 In the year 1899 frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal
Jun 30 On this day in history jack Hearne takes a hat-trick Eng v Australia at Headingley