What Happened on February 18, 1900

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ajax soccer team forms in Amsterdam
  • Battle at Paardeberg, 1,270 British killed/injured
  • British troops occupy Monte Christo, Natal

Famous Deaths

  • Clinton L. Merriam, American politician (b. 1824)
  • Eugenio Beltrami, Italian Mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry), dies at 64