Historical Events on September 17th, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Commonwealth of Australia proclaimed
  • Philippine-American War: Filipinos under Juan Cailles defeat Americans under Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham at Mabitac.
  • USA, Anthracite coal miners go out on strike for better wages until the October 25, by which time the owners are persuaded that their stand is harming President McKinley's campaign