Thursday 5 September 1901
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mieczyslaw Kolinski and Florence Elridge.
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 5 September 1901 ?
- Florence Elridge: Brooklyn, New York -- Actress (Long Days Journey into the Night).
- Mieczyslaw Kolinski: Composer.
- Pierre Bost: French screenwriter, novelist, playwright, and editor.
- Mario Scelba: Italian Christian Democratic politician who served as the 34th Prime Minister of Italy from February 1954 to July 1955.
- Florence Eldridge: Broadway actress (The Swan), dies at 86.
- Ignacij Klemencic: Slovenian physicist (Born 1853).
- National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues formed.