On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • American League organized in Buffalo, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee and Minneapolis
  • Boers under Joubert beat British at Spionkop Natal, 2,000 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Marco Tajcevic, composer
  • Willem F K Hussem, Dutch painter/poet (Coastline, Lookout on Sea)