Tuesday January 08, 1901
US date format: 1/8/1901, UK date format: 8/1/1901
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 8, 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 Edmond Vandercammen and Eugène Constant.
The Last Alarm, directed by William West, 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 January 08, 1901?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- New South Wales score 918 all out versus South Australia in 560 minutes.
- Barry John: Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross...