On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Russian troops now control both sides of the Amur River on the Russo-Manchurian boundary
  • With a proclamation by General Lord Roberts, Britain annexes the Boer Republic of South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Urho Kekkonen, 8th President of Finland (1956-81), born in Pielavesi, Finland (d. 1986)