On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1899

Historical Events

  • Boers begin siege of Ladysmith, Natal

Famous Birthdays

  • Edgar du Perron, Dutch author and poet (Land of Origin), born in Batavia, Dutch East Indies (d. 1940)
1899 Highlights

About November 2, 1899

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio