Tuesday 1 January 1901
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
La revista de la Escuadra Argentina, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1901 ?
- Paul Grossin: French army officer, who reached the rank of General of the army.
- Christine Wittewaall: van Stoetwegen Dutch Member of Parliament (CDD).
- Robert Koernig: German homicide; the perpetrator of sex murders 1929-1937, arrested 10/04/1937 and executed eights months later.
- Ignatius Donnelly US attorney/Lieutenant-Governor (Minnesota): dies at age 69.
- 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.
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- Ma Blushin' Rosie - Albert Campbell
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