On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1900

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cumann na nGaedheal (Irish Council) founded by Arthur Griffith in order to promote a buy Irish campaign

Irish Politician and Founder of Sinn Féin Arthur Griffith
Irish Politician and Founder of Sinn Féin
Arthur Griffith

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht)
  • Don Wilson, American radio and TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 1982)
  • Kazimierz Wilkomirski, composer
1900 Highlights

About September 1, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo