Wednesday October 02, 1901
US date format: 10/2/1901, UK date format: 2/10/1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 2, 1901). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (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 Queen of Montparnasse and Sydney George Old.
Pan-American Exposition by Night, directed by , 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 October 02, 1901?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 02, 1901?
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- Harry Macdonough - The Tale of the Bumble Bee