Saturday 19 October 1901
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Arleigh Burke and Arleigh A Burke.
Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Which were the important events of 19 October 1901 ?
- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
- Roman festivals - Armilustrium in honor of Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Tomate (Tomato) Day, twenty-eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Arleigh Burke: American admiral (Born 1901).
- Arleigh A Burke: Colorado, United States -- Admiral (WWII, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross).
- Carl Frederik Tietgen: Danish financier and industrialist (Born 1829).
- Santos-Dumont proves airship maneuverable by circling Eiffel Tower.