On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1899

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill captured by Boers in Natal

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Famous Birthdays

  • Avdy Andresson, Estonian statesman (d. 1990)
  • Iskander Mirza, first President of Pakistan (d. 1969)
1899 Highlights

About November 15, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio