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? 123 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces