On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Nielsen, Danish lightweight and featherweight boxer (Olympic gold 1924)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Renshaw, British tennis player (Wimbledon 1888), dies of effects of carbolic acid at 38
1899 Highlights

About September 2, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo