Wednesday October 16, 1901
US date format: 10/16/1901, UK date format: 16/10/1901
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 16, 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 Jean Bouckaert and Edoardo Samartino.
Pan-American Exposition by Night, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..