On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1899

Historical Events

  • British fleet seizes German Imperial Mail Steamer Bundesrath accused of carrying contraband

Famous Birthdays

  • Nie Rongzhen, People's Liberation Army Chief of General Staff, born in Chongqing, China (d. 1992)
1899 Highlights

About December 29, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn