On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1900

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Assassination attempt on Prince of Wales, later British King Edward VII when shot by Jean-Baptiste Sipido in protest over Boer war

King of England Edward VII
King of England
Edward VII
  • British garrison of Reddersberg surrenders to Boer general De Wet
1900 Highlights

About April 4, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries