On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1900

Historical Events

  • Battle of Leliefontein, a battle during which the Royal Canadian Dragoons win three Victoria Crosses.

Historic Event

In Canada, the Liberal Government led by Wilfrid Laurier retains its majority

Famous Birthdays

  • Efrem Kurtz, Russian conductor (Houston Symphony, 1948-54), born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1995)
1900 Highlights

About November 7, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

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