On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1900

Historical Events

  • Battle of Nooitgedacht: Boer generals De La Reyand Smuts defeat a British brigade under the command of Major General R. Clements

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonel Perlea, Romanian opera conductor, born in Ograda, Romania (d. 1970)
  • Norman Foster, American actor (Skyscraper Souls), born in Richmond, Indiana (d. 1976)
1900 Highlights

About December 13, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius