Friday January 18, 1901
US date format: 1/18/1901, UK date format: 18/1/1901
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It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 18, 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 René Sarvil and Paul Hébrard.
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 January 18, 1901?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Graves De Communi Re.