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The Games of 1900 were held in Paris as part of the Exposition Universelle Internationale - the Paris World’s Fair.
The exposition organizers spread the events over five months and de-emphasized their Olympic status to such an extent that many athletes died without ever knowing that they had participated in the Olympics.
Gymnasts parade in the "Vélodrome de Vincennes" during the Federal Meeting of the Union of Gymnastics Associations of France.
www.olympic.org /uk/games/past/index_uk.asp?OLGT=1&OLGY=1900   (286 words)

  1900 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1900 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the II Olympiad, were held in 1900 in Paris, France.
The Games competed for visitors with the 1900 World's Fair, which was also held at Paris at the same time.
Alvin Kraenzlein won the 60 metres, the 110 metres, the 220 metre hurdles, and the long jump events; as of 2005, these four individual gold medals are still a record for a track and field athlete.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1900_Summer_Olympics   (493 words)

 1900: Tutte le informazioni su 1900 su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1900: Tutte le informazioni su 1900 su Encyclopedia.it
Decenni: anni 1850 - anni 1860 - anni 1870 - anni 1880 - anni 1890 - anni 1900 - anni 1910 - anni 1920 - anni 1930 - anni 1940 - anni 1950
Anni: 1895 - 1896 - 1897 - 1898 - 1899 - 1900 - 1901 - 1902 - 1903 - 1904 - 1905
www.encyclopedia.it /1/19/1900.html   (222 words)

 Mansfield in the News: 1900 digest
1900 Jan 5: At a special meeting of the Town Council on Wednesday night, the appointment of Mr R.C. Quinn as consulting engineer for the proposed tramway system was agreed; he was also asked to prepare a report on the establishment of an electrical works within the borough.
1900 Oct 26: Captain Hamlyn of the Welbeck fire brigade explained in a letter to the Mansfield Fire Brigade Committee that he had not known the new Mansfield engine was ready for use on the night of the Welbeck fire.
1900 Nov 2: Among the beneficiaries of the Welbeck Tourists' Fund (receipts from visitors to the Abbey grounds during the year, totalling £813) are the Mansfield and Mansfield Woodhouse Hospital (£100); the Mansfield Nursing Fund (£25); and the Mansfield Railway Mission (£5).
web.ukonline.co.uk /lost-mansfield/mnews/news1900.htm   (3901 words)

 1900   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On January 1, 1900, a small baby boy was found abandoned on the Virginian, a transatlantic ship.
1900, named after the year he was born, is a true orphan and he knows nothing about his parents or his past.
At a young age, 1900 becomes a piano prodigy and helps to create a new age/era of jazz.
www.kidsentertainment.net /1900.html   (162 words)

 1900   (Site not responding. Last check: )
November 6 - U.S. presidential election 1900 : Republican incumbent William McKinley is reelected by defeating Democrat challenger William Jennings Bryan.
1900 is also the title of a film by Bernardo Bertolucci released in 1976.
It follows two men from different in Italy from 1900 to 1945 showing the rise of fascism and communism and their effects on the main It is an epic film by anybody's in that in its original release it over 6 hours in length although it cut to 4 hours for release in USA.
www.freeglossary.com /1900   (1808 words)

 1900 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
November 3 - the first automobile show in the United States opened at New York's Madison Square Garden under the auspices of the Automobile Club of America.
1900 is not a leap year even though the number is divisible by 4.
It is one of the dropped leap years of the Gregorian Calendar.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1900   (2690 words)

 Search 1900 United States Federal Census
The 1900 census is the only available census that provides columns for including the exact month and year of birth of every person enumerated.
Because the Soundex index to the 1900 census is regarded as one of the most inclusive and accurate of the federally created indexes, it is recommended as a good starting point for beginning researchers.
The 1900 census is an excellent tool for determining dates and places to search for marriage records, birth records of children, deaths of children, and the marriages of children not listed.
www.segenealogy.com /_search/census_1900.htm   (454 words)

 The 1900 Storm: Galveston, Texas
A Galveston Daily News reporter in 1900 said the story of the Sept. 8, 1900, hurricane could never truly be written.
The story of the 1900 Storm is one about the fate of people at the hands of nature, but it's also one about people altering their own fates by changing the face of nature.
Published in conjunction with the City of Galveston 1900 Storm Committee.
www.1900storm.com   (253 words)

 NOAA's Galveston 1900 Hurricane   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The U.S. population was 76 million in 1900 compared to 270 million in the year 2000.
The Galveston, Texas, hurricane of 1900 remains the worst disaster in American history.
More than 8,000 people perished September 8, 1900 when the category 4 hurricane barreled into Galveston, where many people were on vacation.
www.noaa.gov /galveston1900   (436 words)

 The 1900 Storm: Galveston, Texas
On September 8, 1900, a hurricane struck Galveston.
The 1900 Storm is still considered to be the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history.
After the storm, Galveston constructed a seawall and raised the grade of the island to protect it from future hurricanes.
www.1900storm.com /facts.lasso   (214 words)

1900 A.D. According to the 1900 census, Thomas William Wood [1838- ] and his mother, Nancy Jane Batts-Wood [1823-1905], were living together in Madison, Monroe County, Missouri.
In the 1900 census of East Pike Run Township, Pennsylvania, John Oliver Dixon [1881-1956] was listed as a coal miner.
June 4, 1900: The Twelfth1900 Federal Census was taken of Flat Rock Village, Honey Creek Township, Crawford County, Illinois by enumerator Clarence H. Kaley.
members.tripod.com /Jack_Wood/1900.htm   (8512 words)

 Amazon.com: 1900: Video: Bernardo Bertolucci,Robert De Niro,Gérard Depardieu,Dominique Sanda,Francesca Bertini,Laura ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The drama spans from 1900 to about 1945, and focuses mainly on the rise of Fascism and the peasants' eventual reaction by supporting Communism, and how these events shape the destinies of the two main characters.
1900 is one of Bernardo Bertolucci's adventures in epic filmmaking that never found the reception he had hoped for.
1900 - as it runs uncensored on austrian television for example - is a rare example of a 5 hour masterpiece that should stand there right next to suche similar movies as Leone's Once Upon A time in America or The Godfather.
www.amazon.com /1900-Bernardo-Bertolucci/dp/6301015320   (2260 words)

 Baseball Almanac - Year In Review : 1900 National League
On July 7, 1900, Kid Nichols of Boston beat Chicago 11-4 two months before his thirty-first birthday.
On July 17, 1900, Christy Mathewson made his Major League debut in relief of Ed Doheny.
On November 14, 1900, the National League referred to the American League as an outlaw league and refused to acknowledge it as an equal.
baseball-almanac.com /yearly/yr1900n.shtml   (376 words)

1900 is a romantic moviegoer's version of the class struggle-- a love poem for the movies as well as for the life of those who live communally on the land." English dialog.
Of course, STAR WARS is immortal, while 1900 is mostly forgotten.
The only point of 1900 is to shrug off Italian communist terrorism.
www.1worldfilms.com /Italy/1900.htm   (371 words)

In 1900, street addresses were not based on the Chicago Grid System.
In 1900, each street was assigned an address independent of the streets parallel to it.
The 1900 Census will list the addresses and street names in existence in 1900.
www.alookatcook.com /1900/index.htm   (374 words)

 Gestalt Studio - An Interior Design Studio in Spokane, WA
1900 provides distinctive home furnishings and décor to homeowners as well as interior designers.
Our goal is to create an atmosphere which allows customers to feel comfortable and special.
1900 is centrally located in a restored turn of the century warehouse in downtown Spokane, WA, It is in close proximity to I-90 and Division St, and has plenty of free parking.
www.gestaltstudio.com /1900   (113 words)

 Wright brothers history: 1900: The Wrights' First Efforts   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 1900, the Wright brothers decided to try their hand at building an airplane.
The wing camber was 1/23, with the peak of curvature only 3-4 inches from the front of the wing.
Later, it was tested as an unmanned kite, with chains being used for ballast.
www.wam.umd.edu /~stwright/WrBr/wrights/1900.html   (617 words)

 Novecento (1976)
1900 - Gewalt, Macht, Leidenschaft (West Germany) (first part title)
1900 - Kampf, Liebe, Hoffnung (West Germany) (second part title)
Referenced in 1900: The Story, the Cast (2006) (V) more
www.imdb.com /title/tt0074084   (537 words)

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