Historical Events In 1901
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Oct 10 Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor on this day in history.
Oct 11 Emil Hlobil, composer in the year 1901.
Oct 12 In the year 1901 theodore Roosevelt renames "Executive Mansion," "The White House"
Oct 13 On this day in history benjamin Merkelbach, architect/city builder of Amsterdam
Oct 14 Justin Huntly McCarthy's "If I were King," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 14 Willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai) in the year 1901.
Oct 15 On this day in history bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats)
Oct 18 On this day in history belgium's Louise of den Plas begins activities towards women rights
Oct 18 Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1901 arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross)
Oct 19 In the year 1901 edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March," premieres in Liverpool
Oct 19 Santos-Dumont proves airship maneuverable by circling Eiffel Tower on this day in history.
Oct 20 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1901 gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium)
Oct 22 Charles Huggins, Canada, US physician on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1901 georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies
Oct 24 1st woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor) in the year 1901.
Oct 24 In the year 1901 first woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor)
Oct 24 Paul Henrion, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1901.
Oct 26 1st use of "getaway car" occurs after holding up a shop in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 27 On this day in history 1st complete performance of Debussy's "Nocturnes"
Oct 29 Daniele Amfiteatrov, composer on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history in Amherst, Massachusetts nurse Jane Toppan is arrested for murdering the Davis family of Boston with an overdose of morphine.
Oct 29 On this day in history leon Czolcosz, assassin of President McKinley, is electrocuted
Oct 29 On this day in history leon Czolgosz, who assassinated President McKinley, is put to death in the electric chair.
Oct 30 In the year 1901 ... Opperman, South African Boer general (Spy), killed in battle
Oct 30 Battle at Bakenlaagte: lt-col Bensons unit vs Boers in the year 1901.
Nov 01 On this day in history sigma Phi Epsilon, the largest national male collegiate fraternity is established at Richmond College, in Richmond, VA.
Nov 02 In the year 1901 james Dunn, NYC, actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life)
Nov 03 Andre Malraux, [Berger], France, novelist/art historian (L'Espoir) in the year 1901.
Nov 04 In the year 1901 clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC
Nov 05 Eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series) on this day in history.
Nov 06 Bohdan Borkowski, composer, dies at 48 in the year 1901.
Nov 06 Juanita Hall, Keyport NJ, actress (Capt Billy) in the year 1901.