Wednesday 17 July 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bruno Jasienski and Luigi Chinetti.
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But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1901 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
- Bruno Jasienski: Polish poet (d. 1938).
- Luigi Chinetti: Italian-American racecar driver and NART team owner (d. 1994).
- Bruno Jasieński: Polish poet and author (d. 1938).
- Patrick Smith: Irish farmer and politician Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine (d. 1982).
- John Farmer: Composer, dies at 64.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1901 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Jim Lawson's Horse Trade with Deacon Witherspoon - Cal Stewart
- I Never Trouble Trouble Until Trouble Troubles Me - Arthur Collins & Joe Natus
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