Historical Events In 1901
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Oct 10 Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1901 willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai)
Oct 15 In the year 1901 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 In the year 1901 vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer
Oct 19 Arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross) in the year 1901.
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 In the year 1901 hans-Otto Borgmann, composer
Oct 21 In the year 1901 gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium)
Oct 22 Charles Huggins, Canada, US physician in the year 1901.
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) in the year 1901.
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 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 in the year 1901.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history leon Czolgosz, who assassinated President McKinley, is put to death in the electric chair.
Oct 30 ... Opperman, South African Boer general (Spy), killed in battle on this day in history.
Oct 30 Battle at Bakenlaagte: lt-col Bensons unit vs Boers on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC
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) in the year 1901.