On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1900

Historical Events

  • British troops over run Johannesburg
  • Dodgers' Brickyard Kennedy walks 6 straight Phillies

Famous Birthdays

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

About August 31, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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