On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1899

Historical Events

  • Cyclone Mahina sweeps in north of Cooktown, Queensland, with a 12 m wave that reaches up to 5 km inland - over 300 dead.

Famous Birthdays

  • Emilio Prados, Spanish poet and editor (d. 1962)
1899 Highlights

About March 4, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces