On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1900

Historical Events

  • The final report of the USA's Philippine Commission is released, favouring territorial government for the islands with home rule in local affairs, but with US assumptions of ultimate responsibility for the government.

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Parsons, American artist and art dealer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)
1900 Highlights

About January 31, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius