Friday 22 February 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charles E Whittaker and Robert Bothereau.
Codfishing with Trawl, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 February 1901 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Charles E Whittaker: Kansas, United States -- US Supreme Court Justice (1957-62).
- Robert Bothereau: French trade unionist and resistant in World War II.
- Stefan Lorant: Pioneering Hungarian-American filmmaker, photojournalist, and author.
- Hans Schaarwachter: Germany Actor.
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- William Tell Overture: Finale - Sousa's Band
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