Monday January 29, 1900
US date format: 1/29/1900, UK date format: 29/1/1900
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 29, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Willem F K Hussem and Marco Tajcevic.
Another Picture Showing Demonstration of a Pneumatic Shell Riveter, directed by , 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 January 29, 1900?
- The American League of Professional Baseball Clubs, also known as the American League, is organized in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with eight founding teams in Buffalo, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis.
- Boers under Joubert beat English at Spionkop Natal, 2,000 killed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 29, 1900?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Byron G. Harlan & A.D. Madeira - In the Shadow of the Pines
- Arthur Collins - Mandy Lee