Friday 20 December 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Van de Graaff .
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 20 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 20 December 1901 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
See other famous people born on 20 December
Robert Van de Graaff: American physicist and academic invented the Van de Graaff generator (d. 1967).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1901 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Any Old Place I Hang My Hat is Home, Sweet Home To Me - Will Denny
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Genealogy: find out your family heritage
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1901?
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 20 December 1901 is such a special date for you!