On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1900

Historical Events

  • 1st edition of The Volk published (Amsterdam)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Strange, English soccer right half (20 caps, 3 as captain; Sheffield Wednesday, 253 games), born in Ripley, England (d. 1978)
  • Heinrich Besseler, German musicologist, born in Hörde, Germany (d. 1969)
  • Roberto Arlt, Argentine writer (The Seven Madmen), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1942)
1900 Highlights

About April 2, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries