What Happened on February 23, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Battle at Hart's Hill, South Africa (Boers vs British army)
  • Steamer "Rio de Janeiro" sinks in San Francisco Bay

Famous Birthdays

  • Elinor Remick Warren, American composer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • William Butterfield, architect of the Gothic revival, dies