Monday 12 August 1901
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Louis Vallon .
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..
What the sky looked like on 12 August 1901
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1901 ?
- Louis Vallon: French politician, a member of the SFIO and the Socialist Party of France before World War II, and afterwards a Gaullist Left, and founding member of the RPF, the Democratic Labour Union and the UDR.
- Adolf Erik Nordenskiold: Finnish-born Swedish explorer (Born 1832).
- Boer general Kritzinger driven out of Cape colony