Historical Events In 1900
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
Jul 29 Umberto I, Italian King (1878-1900) assassinated by Gaetano Bresci on this day in history.
Jul 31 Boer Generals Prinsloo & Roux surrenders in Brandwater Basin in the year 1900.
Jul 31 In the year 1900 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll)
Aug 01 In the year 1900 otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)
Aug 02 Helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause) in the year 1900.
Aug 03 Arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1900 firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded.
Aug 04 Arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66) in the year 1900.
Aug 04 On this day in history the birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother2007 A UK-wide ban on movement of all livestock is in place after foot and mouth disease is found on the Surrey farm in the year 1900.
Aug 05 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher on this day in history.
Aug 05 James Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1900 diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
Aug 07 Taylor Caldwell, novelist in the year 1900.
Aug 08 1st Davis Cup tennis competition, named after Dwight Filley Davis, began at Longwood Cricket Club in Mass, & won by US 2 days later in the year 1900.
Aug 08 On this day in history josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange
Aug 08 NSW and Victorian Contingent departs Sydney for the Boxer Rebellion in China on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0)
Aug 10 Arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924) in the year 1900.
Aug 11 On this day in history alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS]
Aug 12 James E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 14 In the year 1900 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht)
Aug 14 Intl forces including US Marines enter Beijing to put down Boxer Rebellion, which was aimed at ridding China of foreigners in the year 1900.
Aug 14 On this day in history shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer
Aug 15 In the year 1900 estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything)
Aug 15 In the year 1900 regular service is commenced over the 3'0" gauge White Pass and Yukon Railway between Skagway, Alaska and Whitehorse, Yukon.
Aug 16 Eca de Queiroz, writer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1900 quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News)
Aug 18 On this day in history walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood)
Aug 19 Colleen Moore, Port Huron MI, actress (Scarlet Letter) in the year 1900.
Aug 19 Start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris in the year 1900.
Aug 20 Edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break in the year 1900.