Deaths in History in December 1900

  • Dec 14 Jean B A Kessler, director of oil on Dutch Indies, dies at 46
  • Dec 21 Roger Wolcott, American political figure, 39th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1847)
  • Dec 27 William Armstrong, of Cragside, British inventor and industrialist ( hydraulic accumulator), dies at 90
  • Dec 28 Alexandre Alberto da Rocha de Serpa Pinto, Portuguese explorer (b. 1846)