On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Haycox, American writer (d. 1950)
  • Lajos B├írdos, Hungarian conductor, composer, musicologist and professor, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1986)
1899 Highlights

About October 1, 1899

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra