Historical Events In 1901
Monday, 26 October 2020
Oct 10 On this day in history albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor
Oct 11 Emil Hlobil, composer on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history theodore Roosevelt renames "Executive Mansion," "The White House"
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 On this day in history willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai)
Oct 15 In the year 1901 bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats)
Oct 18 Belgium's Louise of den Plas begins activities towards women rights in the year 1901.
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 Edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March," premieres in Liverpool on this day in history.
Oct 19 Santos-Dumont proves airship maneuverable by circling Eiffel Tower on this day in history.
Oct 20 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer on this day in history.
Oct 21 Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium) on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1901 charles Huggins, Canada, US physician
Oct 23 Georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies on this day in history.
Oct 24 1st woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor) in the year 1901.
Oct 24 First woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel (Anna Taylor) in the year 1901.
Oct 24 Paul Henrion, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1901.
Oct 26 1st use of "getaway car" occurs after holding up a shop in Paris in the year 1901.
Oct 27 In the year 1901 1st complete performance of Debussy's "Nocturnes"
Oct 29 In the year 1901 daniele Amfiteatrov, composer
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 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 in the year 1901.
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 In the year 1901 andre Malraux, [Berger], France, novelist/art historian (L'Espoir)
Nov 04 On this day in history clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC
Nov 05 Eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series) in the year 1901.
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.