On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1900

Historical Events


Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

Republican Party nominates President William McKinley for re-election, but chooses a new candidate for Vice-President, Theodore Roosevelt

25th US President William McKinley
25th US President
William McKinley
26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Laura Z. Hobson, American TV writer and panelist (I've Got a Secret), born in NYC, New York (d. 1986)
1900 Highlights

About June 19, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini