On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1900

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Horatio Kitchener offers protections to all Boers who will surrender and asks the Dutch community of Pretoria to convey this offer, leaders in the field refuse to surrender

General and Secretary of War Horatio Kitchener
General and Secretary of War
Horatio Kitchener

1900 Highlights

About December 19, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius