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Tuesday 1 January 1901, NewYear’s Day

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Christine Wittewaall and Paul Grossin. Le Cambrioleur insaisissable, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Scenes from 'Alibaba'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Buddhadev'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Sarala'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Scenes from 'Dol Leela'

Directed by: Hiralal Sen

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

La revista de la Escuadra Argentina

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Christine Wittewaall: van Stoetwegen Dutch Member of Parliament (CDD).
  • Paul Grossin: French army officer, who reached the rank of General of the army.
  • Robert Koernig: German homicide; the perpetrator of sex murders 1929-1937, arrested 10/04/1937 and executed eights months later.
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Facts:
  • Nigeria becomes a British protectorate.
  • The British colonies of New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia federate as the Commonwealth of Australia; Edmund Barton is appointed the first Prime Minister.
  • Australia declares independence from federation of United Kingdom colonies.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1901 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Ma Blushin' Rosie - Albert Campbell

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Crisis

By: Winston Churchill

Romantic tension develops between the four main characters: one, Virginia Carvel, the fashionable daughter of Comyn Carvel, a southern gentleman of the old school; another, Clarence Maxwell Colfax, her n'er-do-well cousin who becomes a stalwart cavalier in the Southern cause ...

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Alice of Old Vincennes

By: Maurice Thompson

Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.

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The Helmet of Navarre

By: Bertha Runkle

t the stair-foot the landlord stopped me. "Here, lad, take a candle. The stairs are dark, and, since I like your looks, I would not have you break your neck."

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The Right of Way

By: Gilbert Parker

Gilbert Parker was a late 19th and early 20th century politician and novelist who wrote prodigiously. The British-Canadian's works are still popular in the 21st century.

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Videogames

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