Historical Events In 1900
Saturday, 18 September 2021
Jul 29 In the year 1900 umberto I, Italian King (1878-1900) assassinated by Gaetano Bresci
Jul 31 In the year 1900 boer Generals Prinsloo & Roux surrenders in Brandwater Basin
Jul 31 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) in the year 1900.
Aug 02 In the year 1900 helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause)
Aug 03 Arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
Aug 03 Firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1900 arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
Aug 04 The birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother in the year 1900.
Aug 04 On this day in history 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.
Aug 05 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher in the year 1900.
Aug 05 James Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80 in the year 1900.
Aug 06 In the year 1900 wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74
Aug 07 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history josephine Holt Bay, 1st woman to head a firm on NY stock exchange
Aug 08 On this day in history nSW and Victorian Contingent departs Sydney for the Boxer Rebellion in China
Aug 10 On this day in history 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0)
Aug 10 In the year 1900 arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924)
Aug 11 In the year 1900 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 on this day in history.
Aug 14 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht) on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history intl forces including US Marines enter Beijing to put down Boxer Rebellion, which was aimed at ridding China of foreigners
Aug 14 Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer on this day in history.
Aug 15 Estelle Brody, NYC, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything) in the year 1900.
Aug 15 On this day in history 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 in the year 1900.
Aug 17 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) in the year 1900.
Aug 18 In the year 1900 walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood)
Aug 19 Colleen Moore, Port Huron MI, actress (Scarlet Letter) on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1900 start of the one & only olympic cricket match, in Paris
Aug 20 Edward J "Murt" O'Donoghue, snooker player, 1st witnessed 147 break in the year 1900.