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Monday 24 December 1900, Christmas Eve

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 24, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hawayo Takata and Henri Varin de la Bruneliere. Troop Train Conveying the Seaforth Highlanders Across the Modder River, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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Troop Train Conveying the Seaforth Highlanders Across the Modder River

Lancers Under the Earl of Airlie Fording the Modder River

Big 4.7 Naval Gun in Action at Modder River

Panorama of the Modder River

Cavalry Watering Their Horses in the Modder

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1900 ?

  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Hawayo Takata: Japanese-American healer who helped introduce the spiritual practice of Reiki to the Western World.
  • Henri Varin de la Bruneliere: French Roman Catholic clergyman, the Archbishop of Fort-de-France and Saint-Pierre from 1941 to 1972.
  • Joey Smallwood: Canadian journalist and politician 1st Premier of Newfoundland (d. 1991).
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