March 1900 calendar

March 1900

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 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.

But much more happened on March 1900: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1900?


  • 02 Mar 1900 beginning) ampndash Groups of officials inspect towns around Australia in order to find a location for the new Federal capital.
  • 03 Mar 1900 US Steel Corporation organizes.
  • 05 Mar 1900 American Hall of Fame is founded.
  • 07 Mar 1900 Stanley Cup: MontrTal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in two games.
  • 08 Mar 1900 Londoners celebrate as Queen Victoria makes a rare visit to the city.
  • 09 Mar 1900 Women in Germany demand the right to participate in university entrance exams.
  • 10 Mar 1900 Battle at Driefontein, South Africa (Boers versus British army).
  • 12 Mar 1900 President Steyn of Orange-Free state flees from Bloemfontein.
  • 13 Mar 1900 Second Boer War: British forces occupy Bloemfontein, Orange Free State.
  • 14 Mar 1900 US currency goes on gold standard
  • 15 Mar 1900 The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
  • 16 Mar 1900 AL meets in Chicago, Ban Johnson announces that an AL team will be in
  • 17 Mar 1900 Stanley Cup: MontrTal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2.
  • 18 Mar 1900 Ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms.
  • 24 Mar 1900 Mayor of New York City Robert Anderson Van Wyck breaks ground for a new underground ''Rapid Transit Railroad'' that would link Manhattan and Brooklyn.
  • 25 Mar 1900 US Socialist Party is formed at Indianapolis.
  • 27 Mar 1900 The arrival of a Russian naval fleet in Korea causes concern to the Imperial Japanese government.
  • 28 Mar 1900 Over 1,000 tonnes of waste are removed from demolished buildings in Sydney, Australia, in areas affected by an outbreak of the bubonic plague.
  • 31 Mar 1900 In France, the length of a legal workday for women and children is limited to 11 hours.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in March 1900?
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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - When You Were Sweet Sixteen
  2. - When Cloe Sings a Song
  3. - Mandy Lee


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?