What Happened on August 31, 1900

Historical Events

  • British troops over run Johannesburg
  • Brooklyn pitcher Brickyard Kennedy walks 6 straight Philadelphia Phillies in 2nd inning of the Superbas' 9-4 loss at Washington Park; Kennedy still achieves his 4th 20-win season

Famous Birthdays

  • Gino Lucetti, Italian anarchist, born in Carrara, Italy (d. 1943)
  • Roland Culver, English actor (Thunderball, Encore), born in London, England (d. 1984)
Born in 1900

About August 31, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo