On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1900

Historical Events

  • Battle at Pietershoogte during the Boer War
  • Boer General Cronj√© surrenders to British in Pardenberg, South Africa
  • In London, the Trades Union Congress and the Independent Labour Party (formed in 1893) meet, results in a Labour Representative Committee and eventually the modern Labour Party in 1906
1900 Highlights

About February 27, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces