Monday 2 September 1901
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Andreas Embirikos and Adolph Rupp.
Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 September 1901 ?
- Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
- Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Sophia
- Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
- Transnistria - Independence day, note Transnistria is not an internationally recognized independent state
- Vietnam - National Day (independence from France, 1945)
- Andreas Embirikos: Greek psychoanalyst and poet (d. 1975).
- Adolph Rupp: American basketball player and coach (d. 1977).
- VP Theodore Roosevelt advises, Speak softly & carry a big stick
- Vice President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt utters the famous phrase, ''Speak softly and carry a big stick'' at the Minnesota State Fair.