Thursday February 14, 1901, Valentine's Day
US date format: 2/14/1901, UK date format: 14/2/1901
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 14, 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 Alexandre Rignault and Karl Wolf.
The Ghost Train, directed by Walter Forde, 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 February 14, 1901?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
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- Edward John Hopkins composer: dies at age 82.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 14, 1901?
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- Sousa's Band - William Tell Overture: Finale