Historical Events In 1901
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jun 14 1st golf championship is played on this day in history.
Jun 15 7th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 331 at Myopia Hunt Club MA in the year 1901.
Jun 15 John Wesley Work, composer in the year 1901.
Jun 16 Arthur Pierson, Oslo Norway, actor/director (Hat Check Girl) on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1901 hermann Grimm, German writer/poet/historian, dies
Jun 17 The College Board introduces its first standardized test, the forerunner to the SAT on this day in history.
Jun 18 Jeanette MacDonald, Phila, actress/singer (When I'm Calling You) in the year 1901.
Jun 19 On this day in history edward Lambert, British diplomat
Jun 20 On this day in history charlotte Manye is 1st native African to graduate from a US college
Jun 20 In the year 1901 iri Maruki, artist
Jun 22 On this day in history jack Whiting, Phila Pa, actor/singer (Marge & Gower Champion Show)
Jun 23 In the year 1901 charles Kensington Salaman, composer, dies at 87
Jun 23 Mariel-Henri Jaspar, Belgian minister/ambassador on this day in history.
Jun 24 1st exhibition by Pablo Picasso, 19, opens in Paris on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1901 harry Partch, Oakland Calif, composer (Oedipus)
Jun 24 Picasso displays his work for the very first time on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1901 adolf Brunner, composer
Jun 26 In the year 1901 stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
Jun 29 In the year 1901 frieda Inescort, Edinburgh Scotland, actress (Pride & Prejudice)
Jul 01 On this day in history irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light)
Jul 02 Arthur Rex Alston, sports commentator on this day in history.
Jul 02 Butch Cassidy & Sundance Kid rob train of $40,000 at Wagner Montana on this day in history.
Jul 03 In Calgary Alberta, W.F. (Billy) Cochrane drives first automobile in Calgary; a steam-powered Locomobile, steered by a tiller rather than a wheel on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1901 john Fiske, [Edmund Fisk Green], US historian/philosopher, dies
Jul 05 The birth of Louis Armstrong, American jazz trumpeter on this day in history.
Jul 07 Gustav Knuth, Braunschweig Germany, actor (Freddy Unter Fremden) in the year 1901.
Jul 07 The birth of Vittorio de Sica, Italian film director in the year 1901.
Jul 08 Donald Benjamin Harden, archaeologist on this day in history.
Jul 09 Barbara Cartland, romance author (Camfield #69) on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1901 the birth of Barbra Cartland, English novelist
Jul 11 In the year 1901 l Carnera discovers asteroid #472 Roma
Jul 12 Cy Young wins his 300th game in the year 1901.
Jul 12 Robert Allenby, Melbourne VIC, Australasia golfer in the year 1901.
Jul 13 Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight boxing champ (1922-26) in the year 1901.