Historical Events In 1900
Friday, 23 August 2019
Jul 31 On this day in history elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll)
Aug 01 Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded.
Aug 04 Arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66) on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1900 the birth of Queen Elizabeth, British Queen Mother
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 In the year 1900 bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher
Aug 05 In the year 1900 james Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80
Aug 06 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike in the year 1900.
Aug 07 In the year 1900 taylor Caldwell, novelist
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 In the year 1900 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 in the year 1900.
Aug 10 1st Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Boston (3-0) in the year 1900.
Aug 10 Arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924) on this day in history.
Aug 11 Alexander Mosolov, Kiev Russia, composer (Zavod) [NS] on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history james E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42
Aug 12 Jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer in the year 1900.
Aug 14 1st electric tram in Netherland (Leidseplein-Brouwersgracht) in the year 1900.
Aug 14 In the year 1900 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 in the year 1900.
Aug 15 On this day in history 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 Walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1900 great Britain beats France in cricket in Olympic Games
Aug 21 In the year 1900 allied forces overun Peking's inner city