Wednesday 20 February 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ali Muhammad Naguib and Cecil H King.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 20 February 1901!
Which were the important events of 20 February 1901 ?
- Ali Muhammad Naguib: Khartoum -- President of Egypt (1952-54).
- Cecil H King: Irish / British daily newspaper publisher (Daily Mirror).
- Henry Eyring: Mexican / US chemist.
- Cecil Harmsworth King: English newspaper owner (d. 1987).
- Rene Dubos: French biologist, bacteriologist, and author, known as the father of antibiotics.
- Ren? Dub0S: St-Brice physician
- René Dubos: French-American biologist and author (d. 1982)
- Louis Kahn: American architect designed the Salk Institute the Kimbell Art Museum and the Bangladesh Parliament Building (d. 1974)
- Muhammad Naguib: Egyptian general and politician 1st President of Egypt (d. 1984)
- Ramakrishna Rao of Bobbili: Indian lawyer and politician (d. 1978)
- 1st territorial legislature of Hawaii convenes
- The legislature of Hawaii Territory convenes for the first time.
Where were your ancestors 100 years before 20 February 1901
Discover their stories. Preserve your legacy.
Our team of professional genealogists provide full-service genealogical research for clients worldwide, helping them discover their roots and personal history through records, narratives, and DNA.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1901 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- William Tell Overture: Finale - Sousa's Band
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
What news were making the headlines those days in February 1901?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?