Historical Events In 1900
Friday, 14 May 2021
Jan 01 British protectorates of Northern & Southern Nigeria established on this day in history.
Jan 01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect on this day in history.
Jan 02 E Verlinger begins manufacturing 7" single-sided records (Montreal) on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history dorothy Arnzer, director
Jan 03 In the year 1900 edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80
Jan 03 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin
Jan 05 Dennis Gabor, Hung/Brit physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5] in the year 1900.
Jan 05 On this day in history irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.
Jan 06 On this day in history boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured
Jan 06 On this day in history pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse)
Jan 08 In the year 1900 billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies
Jan 08 In the year 1900 queen Marie, of Yugoslavia
Jan 08 On this day in history the Boers attack the British in Ladysmith, South Africa, but the British hold fast.
Jan 09 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer on this day in history.
Jan 10 Lord Roberts & Lord Kitchener reach Capetown on this day in history.
Jan 12 Freeland Colony founded in US on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1900 vaino Hannikainen, composer
Jan 13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer in the year 1900.
Jan 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca," premieres in Rome in the year 1900.
Jan 15 Caesar Domela, Dutch painter (Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis son) in the year 1900.
Jan 15 SCNEC soccer team forms on this day in history.
Jan 16 The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands in the year 1900.
Jan 17 Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history jan Blockx's "Tÿl Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels
Jan 19 On this day in history bubonic plague spreads from Adelaide to Sydney (103 were to die).
Jan 20 In the year 1900 boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
Jan 20 John Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81 in the year 1900.
Jan 21 Second Contingent of Canadian troops sails from Halifax for South Africa; more troop ships leave January 27 and February 21 in the year 1900.
Jan 22 In the year 1900 franz Salmhofer, composer
Jan 23 On this day in history mary Philips, CT, actress (Farewell to Arms, Incendiary Blonde)
Jan 24 Battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers vs British army) on this day in history.
Jan 24 Newcastle Badminton Club, world's oldest, formed in England on this day in history.
Jan 25 Mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story) on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1900 henrik Ibsen's "Naar vi Dode Vaaguer," premieres in Stuttgart