Historical Events In 1901
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Nov 07 Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies in the year 1901.
Nov 08 In the year 1901 bloody clashes take place in Athens following the translation of the Gospels into demotic Greek.
Nov 08 On this day in history gheorge Gheorghiu Dej, Romania party leader/president
Nov 09 John Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72
Nov 11 Maurice Ravel composition "Jeux d'eau" premieres in the year 1901.
Nov 11 In the year 1901 sam Spiegel, producer (On the Waterfront, Bridge over River Kwai)
Nov 13 The 1901 Caister Lifeboat Disaster on this day in history.
Nov 14 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1901 hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese
Nov 15 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF in the year 1901.
Nov 16 3 autos race on Ocean Parkway, Brooklyn, fastest speed achieved by Henry Fournier who drives a mile in 51 4/5 seconds in the year 1901.
Nov 17 Joyce Wethered, Surrey England, golfer (4 time British Amateur champ) in the year 1901.
Nov 18 George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll) on this day in history.
Nov 18 The birth of George Gallup, American pollster in the year 1901.
Nov 20 Opera "GrisÃ©lidis" is produced (Paris) in the year 1901.
Nov 20 In the year 1901 the opera "Gris‚lidis" is produced (Paris)
Nov 21 In the year 1901 richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot," premieres in Dresden
Nov 23 On this day in history lieutenant LC Maygar, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles, becomes the sixth and last Australian to be awarded a Victoria Cross in the Boer War
Nov 24 Andre Victor Tchelistcheff, winemaker on this day in history.
Nov 25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62 in the year 1901.
Nov 25 Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy) on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1901 philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
Nov 27 Army War College established in Washington DC in the year 1901.
Nov 27 Army War College forms in Washington DC in the year 1901.
Nov 27 In the year 1901 ted Husing, NYC, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights)
Nov 28 In the year 1901 gustav Mahler's 4th Symphony in G, premieres
Nov 29 On this day in history east 182nd Street in Bronx is paved & opened
Nov 29 East 182nd Street in the Bronx is paved and opened on this day in history.
Nov 29 Genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady) on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1901 death of Australian explorer Edward John Eyre.
Nov 30 Edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history dorothy James, composer
Dec 01 George Lohmann, cricketer (in S Africa 18 Tests, 112 wickets), dies on this day in history.