Thursday 21 February 1901
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tore Foss and Pierre Lewden.
while The Right of Way by Gilbert Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 February 1901 ?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
- International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
- Tore Foss: Norwegian actor, singer, radio reciter, and theatre director.
- Pierre Lewden: French field and track champion who competed in the Olympics high jump at Antwerp in 1920, Paris in 1924 and Amsterdam in 1928.
- George Francis Fitzgerald: Irish mathematician (Born 1851).
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
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