Historical Events In 1900
Friday, 24 September 2021
Apr 14 In the year 1900 veteran's Hospital at Ft Miley established
Apr 15 An early 50 mile race is won by an electric car in over 2 hrs on this day in history.
Apr 15 International Exposition opens in Paris on this day in history.
Apr 16 Polly Adler, Russia, bordello proprieter/author (House is not a Home) in the year 1900.
Apr 16 US Post Office issues 1st books of postage stamps in the year 1900.
Apr 17 7 high chiefs of American Samoa sign Instrument of Cession on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1900 louise Tazewell, [Louise Skiller Tazewell], entertainer
Apr 19 In the year 1900 4th Boston Marathon won by Jim Caffrey of Canada in 2:39:44.4
Apr 19 Richard Arthur Warren Hughes, English writer (Fiction as Truth) on this day in history.
Apr 20 Fred Raymond, composer in the year 1900.
Apr 20 Mebel Mercer, popular British singer, dies in the year 1900.
Apr 21 Heinrich Vogl, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1900 1st know occurrence of word "hillbillie" (NY Journal)
Apr 23 Ary Verhaar, composer in the year 1900.
Apr 24 In the year 1900 george J D Campbell, Brit min of Indies (1868-74, 80-85), dies at 76
Apr 24 In the year 1900 passing of Andrew Halliday, cable car pioneer
Apr 25 In the year 1900 at Israel's Port South Africa, the Canadians engage Boers in Battle of Israel's Port.
Apr 25 In the year 1900 hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, diplomat
Apr 26 In the year 1900 aL opener in Cleve draws 6,500
Apr 26 On this day in history charles Richter, Ohio, Earthquakes seismologist (Richter scale)
Apr 26 On a Farm in Ohio Charles Richter born, he developed the Richter scale for measuring earthquakes on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history walter Lantz, animator (Woody Woodpecker's creator)
Apr 28 In the year 1900 bruno Apitz, writer
Apr 30 On this day in history 165 lb Robert Fitzsimmons KOs 305 lb Ed Dunkhost in a boxing match
Apr 30 On this day in history john Luther (Casey) Jones, dies in Cannonball Express train wreck
May 01 Ignazio Silone, Italy, novelist/politician (Bread & Wine) on this day in history.
May 01 Premature blast collapses mine tunnel killing 200 at Scofield UT in the year 1900.
May 01 In the year 1900 premature blast collapses mine tunnel killing 200 at Scofield, Utah
May 02 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London in the year 1900.
May 02 In the year 1900 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London
May 02 On this day in history helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny)
May 03 On this day in history 26th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Boland aboard Lieut Gibson wins in 2:06.25
May 05 "The Billboard" began weekly publication in the year 1900.
May 05 Charles Jewtraw, US, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1924) in the year 1900.