Wednesday 9 January 1901
It was Wednesday, 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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- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
- Vilma Bánky: Hungarian-American actress (d. 1991).
- Chic Young: American cartoonist (Born 1901).
- Marianne Oswald: French TV personality, an actress and comedienne as well as a producer.
- Richard Copley Christie: English scholar (Born 1830).
- New South Wales (918) defeat South Australia (157 and 156) by innings and 605.
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