1900 in the United Kingdom

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1900 in the United Kingdom
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Events from the year 1900 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • 5 February – the UK and the United States sign a treaty for the building of a Central American shipping canal through Nicaragua.
  • 6 February – the House of Commons vote of censure over the government's handling of the Second Boer War is defeated by a majority of 213.
  • 8 February – Second Boer War: British troops are defeated by Boers at Ladysmith, South Africa.
  • 12 February – meeting held at Mile End to protest against the Boer War ends in uproar.
  • 14 February – Second Boer War: in South Africa, 20,000 British troops invade the Orange Free State.
Plaque recording the location of the formation of the Labour Party

March to September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Publications[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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