On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1900

Historical Events

  • Highest scoring opening game, Phils beat Braves 19-17 in 10

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Hughes, English writer (Fiction as Truth), born in Weybridge, Surrey (d. 1976)
  • Roland Michener, 20th Governor General of Canada (1967-74), born in Lacombe, Alberta, Canada (d. 1991)
1900 Highlights

About April 19, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries