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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 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 October 1900: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1900?


Events

  • 02 Oct 1900 Belgian crown Prince Albert von Saksen-Coburg weds Elisabeth of Bayern
  • 03 Oct 1900 Edward Elgar / Cardinal Newmans oratorium premieres in Birmingham
  • 04 Oct 1900 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure Problem of Thor Bridge (BG)
  • 05 Oct 1900 6th US Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 313 at Chicago Golf Club - Illinois
  • 09 Oct 1900 8.3 earthquake shakes Cape Yakataga, Alaska
  • 16 Oct 1900 Queen Wilhelmina leaves Duke Heinrich Henry von Mecklenburg-Schwerin
  • 19 Oct 1900 Henry O Tanner, painter, wins Medal of Honor at Paris Exposition
  • 24 Oct 1900 General Redvers Buller returns to England
  • 25 Oct 1900 England annexes Transvaal.
  • 26 Oct 1900 After 4 years of work, 1st section of New York subway opens
  • 28 Oct 1900 After over 5 months 2nd Olympic games in Paris France, close
  • 30 Oct 1900 1st-ever US auto show opens in Madison Square Garden in New York City
  • 31 Oct 1900 AL President Ban Johnson writes to NL President Nick Young seeking peace

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Music charts

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

  1. - Because
  2. - My Wild Irish Rose
  3. - A Bird in a Gilded Cage

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Great Dictator

The Great Dictator

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner

Country: United States of America

All About Eve

All About Eve

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm

Country: United States of America

Le cercle rouge

Le cercle rouge

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville

Starring: Alain Delon, Bourvil, Gian Maria Volontè, Yves Montand

Country: United States of America

Dances with Wolves

Dances with Wolves

Directed by: Kevin Costner

Starring: Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant

Country: United States of America

Afonya

Afonya

Directed by: Georgiy Daneliya

Starring: Leonid Kuravlyov, Evgeniya Simonova, Evgeniy Leonov, Saveliy Kramarov