Saturday December 07, 1901
US date format: 12/7/1901, UK date format: 7/12/1901
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 7, 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 A F and Jean Regard.
William Tell, directed by Jonathan Haswell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..