On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1900

Historical Events

  • At " Surprise of Sanna‚Äôs Post" in the Second Boer War 150 troops under Brigadier General Robert Broadwood are killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry WFA, English duke of Gloucester/earl of Ulters

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Milligan, cricketer (Mafeking 2 Tests Eng v South Africa 1898-99), dies
1900 Highlights

About March 31, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries