On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Clarence "Bud" Pinkston, American diver (Olympic gold 10m platform, silver 3m springboard 1920), born in Wichita, Kansas (d. 1961)
  • Stephen Potter, humorist/writer (School for Scoundrels, Shipbuilders)
1900 Highlights

About February 1, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius