On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1899

Historical Events

  • Carnation processes its first can of evaporated milk
  • US minister of Foreign affairs John Hay publishes his "Open Through Note"

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Rose [William Samuel Rosenberg], American theatrical producer (Diamond Horse Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)
1899 Highlights

About September 6, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo