On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1900

Historical Events

  • Boer general De la Rey captures Scots Greys and Lincolns

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charlotte Cooper beats Hélène Prévost to become the 1st female Olympic tennis champion and the 1st individual female Olympic champion in any sport

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper

1900 Highlights

About July 11, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer