March 6, 1900 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)

Birthdays in History

  • John Henry Pyle Pafford, British librarian (University of London), born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire (d. 1996)

Deaths in History

  • Gottlieb Daimler, designed 1st motorcycle, dies at 65