Historical Events In 1901
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Oct 10 Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor in the year 1901.
Oct 11 On this day in history emil Hlobil, composer
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 On this day in history justin Huntly McCarthy's "If I were King," premieres in NYC
Oct 14 On this day in history willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai)
Oct 15 Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats) on this day in history.
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 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 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer in the year 1901.
Oct 21 Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium) in the year 1901.
Oct 22 In the year 1901 charles Huggins, Canada, US physician
Oct 23 On this day in history georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies
Oct 24 On this day in history 1st woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor)
Oct 24 On this day in history first woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor)
Oct 24 In the year 1901 paul Henrion, composer, dies at 82
Oct 26 On this day in history 1st use of "getaway car" occurs after holding up a shop in Paris
Oct 27 In the year 1901 1st complete performance of Debussy's "Nocturnes"
Oct 29 Daniele Amfiteatrov, composer on this day in history.
Oct 29 In Amherst, Massachusetts nurse Jane Toppan is arrested for murdering the Davis family of Boston with an overdose of morphine on this day in history.
Oct 29 Leon Czolcosz, assassin of President McKinley, is electrocuted in the year 1901.
Oct 29 On this day in history leon Czolgosz, who assassinated President McKinley, is put to death in the electric chair.
Oct 30 On this day in history ... Opperman, South African Boer general (Spy), killed in battle
Oct 30 In the year 1901 battle at Bakenlaagte: lt-col Bensons unit vs Boers
Nov 01 In the year 1901 sigma Phi Epsilon, the largest national male collegiate fraternity is established at Richmond College, in Richmond, VA.
Nov 02 James Dunn, NYC, actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life) on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1901 andre Malraux, [Berger], France, novelist/art historian (L'Espoir)
Nov 04 Clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
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 Juanita Hall, Keyport NJ, actress (Capt Billy) on this day in history.