What Happened on July 4, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Williams Jennings Bryan nominated as Democratic Party presidential candidate, USA
  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: R.F. Doherty beats Sydney Smith 6-8, 6-3, 6-1, 6-2 for his 4th of 8 Wimbledon singles titles

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Bingley beats rival and fellow Briton Charlotte Cooper 4-6, 6-4, 6-4

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper