Tuesday January 01, 1901, NewYear’s Day

US date format: 1/1/1901, UK date format: 1/1/1901

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac 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 movie released in 1901
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Historical Events

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Events

  • Nigeria becomes a British protectorate.
  • The British colonies of New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia federate as the Commonwealth of Australia; Edmund Barton is appointed the first Prime Minister.
  • Australia declares independence from federation of United Kingdom colonies.

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Movies

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The Last Alarm

The Last Alarm

Release year: 1900

Directed by: William West

Tango argentino

Tango argentino

Release year: 1900

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: El Moreno Agapito

Boarding School Girls' Pajama Parade

Boarding School Girls' Pajama Parade

Release year: 1900

Country: United States of America

A Visit to Baby Roger

A Visit to Baby Roger

Release year: 1900

Llegada del Presidente de la República de Brasil Dr. Campos Salles en Buenos Aires

Llegada del Presidente de la República de Brasil Dr. Campos Salles en Buenos Aires

Release year: 1900

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Campos Sales, Julio Argentino Roca, Bartolomé Mitre

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Music charts

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Magazine Covers

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 01, 1901?

On January 01, 1901 several famous people were born including, Robert Koernig, Christine Wittewaall, Paul Grossin.

Which famous people died on January 01, 1901?

Famous people died on January 01, 1901 include, Ignatius Donnelly US attorney/Lieutenant-Governor (Minnesota).