Historical Events In 1901
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Oct 10 Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor in the year 1901.
Oct 11 In the year 1901 emil Hlobil, composer
Oct 12 Theodore Roosevelt renames "Executive Mansion," "The White House" in the year 1901.
Oct 13 In the year 1901 benjamin Merkelbach, architect/city builder of Amsterdam
Oct 14 Justin Huntly McCarthy's "If I were King," premieres in NYC in the year 1901.
Oct 14 Willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai) in the year 1901.
Oct 15 In the year 1901 bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats)
Oct 18 In the year 1901 belgium's Louise of den Plas begins activities towards women rights
Oct 18 In the year 1901 vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer
Oct 19 On this day in history arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross)
Oct 19 On this day in history edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March," premieres in Liverpool
Oct 19 In the year 1901 santos-Dumont proves airship maneuverable by circling Eiffel Tower
Oct 20 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer in the year 1901.
Oct 21 Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium) on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history charles Huggins, Canada, US physician
Oct 23 Georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies in the year 1901.
Oct 24 1st woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor) on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1901 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 1st use of "getaway car" occurs after holding up a shop in Paris in the year 1901.
Oct 27 On this day in history 1st complete performance of Debussy's "Nocturnes"
Oct 29 Daniele Amfiteatrov, composer in the year 1901.
Oct 29 In the year 1901 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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 02 James Dunn, NYC, actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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.