Friday 6 December 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yves Deniaud and Eliot Porter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 6 December 1901 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
The 'Abbot' and 'Cresceus' Race
Which were the important events of 6 December 1901 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
See other famous people born on 06 December
Yves Deniaud: French comic actor, who died in Vésinet on 7 December 1959.
Eliot Porter: American photographer and academic (d. 1990).
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1901?
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Faithfully to relate how Eliphalet Hopper came try St. Louis is to betray no secret. Mr. Hopper is wont to tell the story now, when his daughter-in-law is not by; and sometimes he tells it in her presence, for he ...
Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.
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."
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.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 6 December 1901 is such a special date for you!