What Happened on October 30, 1901

Historical Events

  • The Second Boer War: Battle at Bakenlaagte - British Army Lieutenant-Colonel Benson's rear guard is overwhelmed by Boer General Botha's troops

Famous Deaths

  • George Elliott Benson, British Army officer, killed in battle Battle at Bakenlaagte, South Africa at 40
1901 Highlights

About October 30, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio