Wednesday August 21, 1901
US date format: 8/21/1901, UK date format: 21/8/1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 21, 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 Salvatore Quasimodo .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to In the Shade of the Palm by J.W. Myers.
Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 21, 1901?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- 21st US Mens Tennis: William Larned beats Beals C Wright (62 68 64 64)
- Joe McGinnity, suspended from National League for punching and spitting on an ump.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 21, 1901?
On August 21, 1901 several famous people were born including, Salvatore Quasimodo.