On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1900

Historical Events

  • 1st edition of Dutch newspaper "The People"

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert McDowell, Mayor of Maryborough, Queensland (d. 1988)
  • Stefanie Clausen, Danish diver (Olympic gold 10m platform 1920), born in Vesterbro, Denmark (d. 1981)
1900 Highlights

About April 1, 1900

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries