On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • [Jean] Frederic Joliot-Curie, French physicist (Nobel 1935)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles-Louis Hanon, French composer and piano pedagogue (The Virtuoso Pianist in 60 Exercises), dies at 80
  • John Bingham, American politician and lawyer, dies at 85
1900 Highlights

About March 19, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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