Historical Events In 1899
Friday, 14 May 2021
May 31 In the year 1899 -June 5] Conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 In the year 1899 conference of Bloemfontein fails
May 31 In the year 1899 leonid Leonow, writer
Jun 01 On this day in history cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last
Jun 01 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) in the year 1899.
Jun 02 In the year 1899 black Americans observed day of fasting to protest lynchings
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 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 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 in the year 1899.
Jun 10 In the year 1899 ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44
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 On this day in history raoul Salan, Fr/Indochina/Algeria (leader OAS)
Jun 11 On this day in history george Frederick McKay, composer
Jun 12 On this day in history new Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200.
Jun 13 In the year 1899 carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India)
Jun 14 In the year 1899 kawabata Yasunari, Zen writer (Nobel Literature 1968)
Jun 16 In the year 1899 nelson Doubleday, US, publisher (Doubleday)
Jun 16 On this day in history victor Trumper's 1st Test Cricket century 135* v England, Lord's
Jun 18 James Ralph Darling, teacher on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history 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 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history pavel Haas, composer
Jun 22 Dorothy Devore, Ft Worth TX, actress (Narrow Street, Senior Daredevil) on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1899 alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
Jun 24 On this day in history bruce Marshall, writer
Jun 29 Brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage in the year 1899.
Jun 30 Frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal in the year 1899.