Historical Events In 1901
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Nov 07 Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history bloody clashes take place in Athens following the translation of the Gospels into demotic Greek.
Nov 08 Gheorge Gheorghiu Dej, Romania party leader/president in the year 1901.
Nov 09 In the year 1901 john Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist
Nov 11 Antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history maurice Ravel composition "Jeux d'eau" premieres
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 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 On this day in history george Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll)
Nov 18 The birth of George Gallup, American pollster on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history opera "GrisĂ©lidis" is produced (Paris)
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 Lieutenant LC Maygar, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles, becomes the sixth and last Australian to be awarded a Victoria Cross in the Boer War in the year 1901.
Nov 24 In the year 1901 andre Victor Tchelistcheff, winemaker
Nov 25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1901 tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)
Nov 26 On this day in history philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
Nov 27 In the year 1901 army War College established in Washington DC
Nov 27 Army War College forms in Washington DC on this day in history.
Nov 27 Ted Husing, NYC, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights) on this day in history.
Nov 28 Gustav Mahler's 4th Symphony in G, premieres in the year 1901.
Nov 29 In the year 1901 east 182nd Street in Bronx is paved & opened
Nov 29 In the year 1901 east 182nd Street in the Bronx is paved and opened
Nov 29 In the year 1901 genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady)
Nov 30 On this day in history 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 Dorothy James, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 George Lohmann, cricketer (in S Africa 18 Tests, 112 wickets), dies on this day in history.