On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Tebbs Lloyd Johnson, English race walker (Olympic bronze 50k 1952; oldest Olympic medal-winning athlete; 48 years and 115 days), born in Melton Mowbray, England (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Edwin Church, American romantic landscape painter (Hudson River Sch), dies at 73
1900 Highlights

About April 7, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries