Tuesday January 01, 1901, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1901, UK date format: 1/1/1901
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Robert Koernig and Christine Wittewaall.
The Last Alarm, directed by William West, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 01, 1901?
- Nigeria becomes a British protectorate.
- Ignatius Donnelly US attorney/Lieutenant-Governor (Minnesota): dies at age 69.