Historical Events In 1901
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Nov 07 In the year 1901 li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies
Nov 08 Bloody clashes take place in Athens following the translation of the Gospels into demotic Greek on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history gheorge Gheorghiu Dej, Romania party leader/president
Nov 09 On this day in history john Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist
Nov 11 Antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Nov 11 Maurice Ravel composition "Jeux d'eau" premieres in the year 1901.
Nov 11 Sam Spiegel, producer (On the Waterfront, Bridge over River Kwai) in the year 1901.
Nov 13 The 1901 Caister Lifeboat Disaster on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
Nov 15 Hearing aid patented in New York, by Miller Reese in the year 1901.
Nov 15 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF in the year 1901.
Nov 16 In the year 1901 3 autos race on Ocean Parkway, Brooklyn, fastest speed achieved by Henry Fournier who drives a mile in 51 4/5 seconds
Nov 17 On this day in history joyce Wethered, Surrey England, golfer (4 time British Amateur champ)
Nov 18 On this day in history george Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll)
Nov 18 The birth of George Gallup, American pollster in the year 1901.
Nov 20 Opera "GrisÃ©lidis" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1901 the opera "Gris‚lidis" is produced (Paris)
Nov 21 On this day in history richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot," premieres in Dresden
Nov 23 In the year 1901 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 In the year 1901 andre Victor Tchelistcheff, winemaker
Nov 25 In the year 1901 josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62
Nov 25 Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy) on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
Nov 27 Army War College established in Washington DC in the year 1901.
Nov 27 On this day in history army War College forms in Washington DC
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 In the year 1901 east 182nd Street in Bronx is paved & opened
Nov 29 On this day in history east 182nd Street in the Bronx is paved and opened
Nov 29 On this day in history genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady)
Nov 30 In the year 1901 death of Australian explorer Edward John Eyre.
Nov 30 On this day in history edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica), dies at 86
Dec 01 Dorothy James, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history george Lohmann, cricketer (in S Africa 18 Tests, 112 wickets), dies