On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergei Ozhegov, Russian lexicographer (Russian Language Dictionary), born in Kuvshinovo, Tver Oblast, Russia (d. 1964)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Oil tycoon Edward L. Doheny (44) weds Carrie Estelle Betzold in New Mexico Territory

Oil Tycoon Edward L. Doheny
Oil Tycoon
Edward L. Doheny

1900 Highlights

About August 22, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo