Historical Events In 1901
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Nov 07 Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1901 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 in the year 1901.
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) on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1901 the 1901 Caister Lifeboat Disaster.
Nov 14 In the year 1901 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 On this day in history heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Gus Ruhlin in SF
Nov 16 On this day in history 3 autos race on Ocean Parkway, Brooklyn, fastest speed achieved by Henry Fournier who drives a mile in 51 4/5 seconds
Nov 17 In the year 1901 joyce Wethered, Surrey England, golfer (4 time British Amateur champ)
Nov 18 George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll) in the year 1901.
Nov 18 The birth of George Gallup, American pollster on this day in history.
Nov 20 Opera "GrisĂ©lidis" is produced (Paris) in the year 1901.
Nov 20 The opera "Gris‚lidis" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1901 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 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62 in the year 1901.
Nov 25 On this day in history tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)
Nov 26 Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician in the year 1901.
Nov 27 In the year 1901 army War College established in Washington DC
Nov 27 In the year 1901 army War College forms in Washington DC
Nov 27 On this day in history ted Husing, NYC, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights)
Nov 28 Gustav Mahler's 4th Symphony in G, premieres in the year 1901.
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 in the year 1901.
Nov 29 Genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady) in the year 1901.
Nov 30 On this day in history death of Australian explorer Edward John Eyre.
Nov 30 In the year 1901 edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica), dies at 86
Dec 01 Dorothy James, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 George Lohmann, cricketer (in S Africa 18 Tests, 112 wickets), dies in the year 1901.