Wednesday May 01, 1901: on this day

About May 1st, 1901, in brief:

  • Historical events: Detroit Tigers commit 12 errors against Chicago White Sox.
  • Day of the week: May 1st, 1901 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Tim McGraw, Ajith Kumar
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 by Georgia Minstrel Co.
  • Popular movie: Another Job for the Undertaker directed by

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What day of the week was May 01, 1901?

May 01, 1901 was a Wednesday and it was the 121st day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 01, 1901 can also be written as 5/1/1901 in the US and as 1/5/1901 in UK and Europe.


May 01, 1901: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 01, 1901:

  • Detroit tigers commit 12 errors against chicago white sox.
  • Herb mcfarland hit first grand slam in the american league.
  • The pan-american exposition opens in buffalo, new york.

May 01, 1901: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 01, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 1st is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 01, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 01, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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May 01, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 01, 1901 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 01, 1901 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 01, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 05:13 pm and setting at 04:11 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 04, 1901 while the next full moon would come on May 03, 1901.

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Who was born on May 01, 1901?

Famous people born on May 01, 1901:

  • Sterling Brown
    Sterling Brown

    American poet, critic and academic (d. 1989).

  • Heinz Roemheld

    American pianist composer and conductor.

  • Antal Szerb

    Hungarian scholar and author (d. 1945).

  • Simon Kuznets


  • Luis Zambrano

    Autodidact inventor and mechanic, ma(c)rida venezuela.

  • Giovanni Sarotti
  • Slats Gill
  • Joaquín Penina

Whose famous birthday is on May 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 1st:

  • Tim McGraw
    Tim McGraw

    Tim mcgraw is an american country music singer and actor known for his hit songs and successful acting career.

  • Ajith Kumar
    Ajith Kumar

    Ajith kumar is an indian film actor known for his work in tamil cinema.

  • Jamie Dornan
    Jamie Dornan

    Jamie dornan is a northern irish actor known for his role as christian grey in the fifty shades film series.

  • Anushka Sharma
    Anushka Sharma

    Anushka sharma is an indian actress and producer known for her work in hindi films, and she is one of the most popular and highest-paid...

  • Joanna Lumley
    Joanna Lumley

    British actress, born in kashmir.

  • Danielle Darrieux
    Danielle Darrieux

    French actress and actress.

  • Catherine Frot
    Catherine Frot

    French film and theatre actress, the daughter of an engineer.

  • Julie Benz
    Julie Benz

    Julie benz is an american actress known for her roles in popular tv shows such as 'dexter' and 'buffy the vampire slayer'.

  • Rita Coolidge
    Rita Coolidge

    Rita coolidge is a grammy award-winning american singer known for her hits in the 1970s, including 'we're all alone' and 'higher and...

  • Glenn Ford
    Glenn Ford

    Canadian-american actor.

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How old is someone born on May 01, 1901?

Someone born on May 01, 1901 is:

123 years 2 months old,

or 1478 months and 24 days old,

or 6430 weeks and 1 day old,

or 45011 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 01, 1901?

There are 281 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 1st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 01, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 01, 1901.

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May 01, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 1st?

Famous deaths on May 1st:

  • Madeleine Lebeau
    Madeleine Lebeau

    Madeleine Lebeau was a French actress best known for her role as Yvonne in the classic film 'Casablanca'.

  • Steve Reeves
    Steve Reeves

    American physical culturist.

  • Marion Mack
    Marion Mack

    Actress (general).

  • Glenda Farrell
    Glenda Farrell

    Glenda Farrell was an American actress who appeared in over 30 films during the 1930s and 1940s.

  • Olympia Dukakis
    Olympia Dukakis

    American screen and stage actress dukakis worked for 40 years before she achieved "overnight success" in 1987, when she was awarded an...

  • Hylda Baker
    Hylda Baker

    English comedian, actress and music hall performer (d. 1986).

  • Ayrton Senna

    Brazilian formula one race car driver, and three-time world champion.

  • Daved Goldberg

    Daved Goldberg was an American entrepreneur and the co-founder of the online survey platform SurveyMonkey.

  • Antonin Dvořák

    Antonín Dvořák was a Czech composer, one of the first to achieve worldwide recognition.

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May 01, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 01, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week April 29th and May 5th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 01, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 01, 1901 was Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 by Georgia Minstrel Co., according to the music chart for the week April 29th and May 5th.

  1. - Minstrels: First Part, No. 5

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Who was the US President on May 01, 1901?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on May 01, 1901?

On May 01, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 1st?

May 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 1st, such as:

  • 2019 - Naxalite maoist insurgency. sixteen soldiers, including one driver, were killed in a landmine blast in gadchiroli, maharashtra, india. officials believe that the insurgents of maoists are responsible.
  • 2018 - Human rights violations during syria civil war: isil releases a video of an execution showing a prisoner being executed by explosives at yarmouk camp in damascus.
  • 2017 - Raoul hedebouw, a representative of workers' party belgium, is stabbed in his thigh just moments before he delivers a speech in liege (belgium). the suspect is taken into custody.

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What happened in 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin

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What was the calendar for May 1901?

May 1901 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Wednesday May 1, 1901