What Happened on April 19, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 4th Boston Marathon won by Jim Caffrey of Canada in 2:39:44.4
  • Highest scoring opening game, Phils beat Braves 19-17 in 10

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Arthur Warren Hughes, English writer (Fiction as Truth)
  • Roland Michener, Governor General of Canada (d. 1991)