Wednesday 2 October 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
En casa del fotógrafo, directed by Eugenio Cardini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Which were the important events of 2 October 1901 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Sydney Old: British astrologer.
- [Ignatius] Roy [D] Campbell: South African poet (Flowering Rifle).
- Christopher Clarkson: Test Pilot.
- Alice Prin: French singer actress and painter (d. 1953).
- Kiki de Montparnasse: French artist's model, nightclub singer, actress, memoirist, and painter.
- 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
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