What the sky looked like on December 20, 1900
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 12/20/1900, UK date format: 20/12/1900
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 20, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gabby Harnett .
The Last Alarm, directed by William West, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 20, 1900?