Historical Events In 1901
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Oct 10 On this day in history albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor
Oct 11 In the year 1901 emil Hlobil, composer
Oct 12 Theodore Roosevelt renames "Executive Mansion," "The White House" on this day in history.
Oct 13 Benjamin Merkelbach, architect/city builder of Amsterdam in the year 1901.
Oct 14 On this day in history justin Huntly McCarthy's "If I were King," premieres in NYC
Oct 14 Willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai) in the year 1901.
Oct 15 Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats) on this day in history.
Oct 18 Belgium's Louise of den Plas begins activities towards women rights on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1901 vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer
Oct 19 In the year 1901 arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross)
Oct 19 Edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March," premieres in Liverpool on this day in history.
Oct 19 Santos-Dumont proves airship maneuverable by circling Eiffel Tower on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1901 hans-Otto Borgmann, composer
Oct 21 Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium) in the year 1901.
Oct 22 On this day in history charles Huggins, Canada, US physician
Oct 23 In the year 1901 georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies
Oct 24 In the year 1901 1st woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor)
Oct 24 First woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor) in the year 1901.
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 1st complete performance of Debussy's "Nocturnes" on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history daniele Amfiteatrov, composer
Oct 29 In Amherst, Massachusetts nurse Jane Toppan is arrested for murdering the Davis family of Boston with an overdose of morphine in the year 1901.
Oct 29 In the year 1901 leon Czolcosz, assassin of President McKinley, is electrocuted
Oct 29 Leon Czolgosz, who assassinated President McKinley, is put to death in the electric chair in the year 1901.
Oct 30 On this day in history ... 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 Sigma Phi Epsilon, the largest national male collegiate fraternity is established at Richmond College, in Richmond, VA in the year 1901.
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 Clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC in the year 1901.
Nov 05 In the year 1901 eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series)
Nov 06 On this day in history bohdan Borkowski, composer, dies at 48
Nov 06 On this day in history juanita Hall, Keyport NJ, actress (Capt Billy)