Tuesday July 02, 1901
US date format: 7/2/1901, UK date format: 2/7/1901
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 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 Arthur Rex Alston .
Forward, directed by Henry Bedwell, 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 July 02, 1901?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid rob train of $40,000 at Wagner, Montana
- Arthur Rex Alston: Sports commentator.