Historical Events In 1900
Monday, 14 October 2019
Dec 14 Quantum Mechanics: Max Planck presents a theoretical derivation of his black-body radiation law on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1900 francesco Messina, sculptor
Dec 16 On this day in history boer army under gen Kritzinger take Cape colony
Dec 16 In the year 1900 victor S Pritchett, literary critic/author (Myth Makers)
Dec 17 On this day in history 1st prize of 100,00 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy
Dec 17 First prize of 100,000 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy on this day in history.
Dec 17 Lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslavia, composer/conductor on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history the Upper Ferntree Gully to Gembrook Narrow-gauge (2 ft 6 in or 762 mm) Railway (now the Puffing Billy Railway) in Victoria, Australia is opened for traffic.
Dec 20 On this day in history gabby Harnett, (NL MVP 1935)
Dec 20 In the year 1900 giacobini discovers a comet (will be 1st comet visited by spacecraft)
Dec 20 Giacobini discovers a comet which later will be visited bya spacecraft on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1900 gerhart Hauptmann's "Michael Kramer," premieres in Berlin
Dec 21 In the year 1900 oda Schaefer, German author/poet (Die Windharfe, Ladies Only)
Dec 22 On this day in history a new 35-horsepower car built by Daimler from a design by Emil Jellinek was completed. The car was named for Jellinek's daughter, Mercedes.
Dec 24 In the year 1900 herman Heijermans' "Hope of Blessing" premieres in Amsterdam
Dec 25 Arthur Schnitzlers "Leutnant Gustl" forbidden in Germany in the year 1900.
Dec 25 In the year 1900 barton Maclane, Columbia SC, actor (Gen Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie)
Dec 27 On this day in history carrie Nation's 1st public smashing of a bar (Carey Hotel, Wichita KS)
Dec 27 Carrie Nation's first public smashing of a bar (Carey Hotel, Wichita KS) in the year 1900.
Dec 27 On this day in history william G Armstrong, of Cragside, Brit const (hydr crane), dies at 90
Dec 29 On this day in history general Viljoen surprise attack British garrison to Helvetia
Dec 29 Willie Humphrey, jazz Clarinetist in the year 1900.