On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazilian military leader and 26th President of Brazil (1964-67), born in Fortaleza, CearĂ¡, Brazil (d. 1967)
  • Uuno Klami, Finnish composer (Psalmus; Kalevala Suite), born in Virolahti, Finland (d. 1961)
  • Wilhelm Weismann, German composer, born in Alfdorf, Germany (d. 1980)
1900 Highlights

About September 20, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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