Wednesday April 17, 1901: on this day

April 17, 1901 was the 107th day of the year 1901, under the sign of Aries and the day of the week was Wednesday.

Is April 17, 1901 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on April 17, 1901, what holidays and observances are celebrated on April 17, 1901, which were the most popular songs (ex. Roll on the Ground by Billy Golden), movies (e.g. The Cook's Revenge, directed by ), TV series and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about April 17th, 1901 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was April 17, 1901?

April 17, 1901 was a Wednesday and it was the 106th day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 17, 1901 can also be written as 4/17/1901 in the US and as 17/4/1901 in UK and Europe.

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April 17, 1901: What happened on that day?

April 17, 1901: What were the magazines covers that day?

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Who was born on April 17, 1901?

Famous people born on April 17, 1901:

  • George Keyt


  • Karl Beurlen

    Germany Scientist.

  • Friedrich Maurer

    Germany Actor.

  • Jean de Montgascon

Whose famous birthday is on April 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 17th:

  • Nikita Khrushchev

    At age 77, dies from a heart attack.

  • Chance The Rapper

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  • Lee Jun Ki

    Lee Jun Ki is a South Korean actor and model known for his roles in popular Korean dramas and films.

  • Victoria Beckham
    Victoria Beckham

    Posh is a British singer, who was also one of the Spice Girls.

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April 17, 1901: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 122 years 7 months old,

or 1471 months and 18 days old,

or 6398 weeks and 6 days old,

or 44792 days old,

if you were born on April 17, 1901.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 17, 1901?

There are 134 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday April 17th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 17, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on April 17, 1901.


April 17, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on April 17th?

Famous deaths on April 17th:

  • Eddie Cochran

    American singer, guitarist and vocalist.

  • Bessie Head

    Bessie Head was a South African writer known for her novels and short stories that explore themes of race, identity, and social injustice.

  • Yiannis Latsis

    Greek shipping tycoon (Born in 1910).

  • Dick Shawn

    American comedian/actor (Producers), died on stage after suffering a heart attack at the age of 63 (born 1924).

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April 17, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 17, 1901 is Aries.

Aries is the 1st sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between March 21st and April 19th belong to the Aries sign: discover Aries personality and who should a Aries marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 17, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 17, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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April 17, 1901: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on April 17, 1901:

  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)

Saints celebrated on April 17, 1901:

  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
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April 17, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on April 17, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week Apr 15th and Apr 21st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

April 17, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on April 17, 1901 was Roll on the Ground by Billy Golden, according to the music chart for the week Apr 15th and Apr 21st.

April 17, 1901: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on April 17, 1901 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week Apr 15th and Apr 21st. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Roll on the Ground

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April 17, 1901: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on April 17, 1901 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Cook's Revenge

The Cook's Revenge

Release year: 1901

The Ghost Train

The Ghost Train

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Walter Forde

The Snowman

The Snowman

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

A táncz

A táncz

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Béla Zsitkovszky

Starring: Emilia Márkus, Lujza Blaha, Emilia Nirschy, Linda Niko

Demolishing and Building Up the Star Theatre

Demolishing and Building Up the Star Theatre

Release year: 1901

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April 17, 1901: What was the lunar phase on that day?

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The lunar phase on April 17, 1901 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 17, 1901 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 17, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 04:14 am and setting at 06:46 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 04, 1901 while the next full moon would come on May 03, 1901.

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Who was the US President on April 17, 1901?

On April 17, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 17, 1901?

On April 17, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 17, 1901?

On April 17, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about April 17th?

April 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 17th, such as:

  • 2019 - Russian military intervention in Ukraine
  • 2018 - Syrian Civil War - American-led intervention in Civil War in Syria: President Donald Trump and his Administration are looking at replacing U.S. military forces with an Arab force in Syria.
  • 2017 - American pipeline operator Williams Partners agreed to sell an oil refinery in Louisiana to Nova Chemicals, a Canadian chemical company, for $2.1 billion.

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What happened in 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin
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What was the calendar for April 1901?

April 1901 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how April 1901 calendar looked like.

Wednesday April 17, 1901