Thursday 21 March 1901
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gavin Arthur and Richard Leslie Hill.
The Snowman, directed by Tomas Alfredson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Which were the important events of 21 March 1901 ?
- Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
- World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
- St. Nicholas of Flue
- Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
- China: Chunfen.
- Harmony Day in Australia.
- World Down Syndrome Day
- Earth Day.
- Ostara - Neopagan festival of Ostara.
- Bah�'f Faith - End of the 19-day sunrise-to-sunset.fast.
- Saints Philemon and Domnin
- The third day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- Iranian New Year's Day (Norouz): (also celebrated in many other countries of Asia) Iranian calendar.
- Traditional date of vernal equinox, used for reckoning Easter. The real equinox usually occurs one day earlier.
- South Africa: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
- Benito Ju�rez Day, a Fiesta Patria in Mexico.
- Namibia: Independence Day.
- Japan: Vernal Equinox Day (public holiday).
- Egypt: Mother's Day
- New Year of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Gavin Arthur: American astrologer in San Francisco and a leader in the gay liberation movement.
- Carmelita Geraghty: Rushville, Indiana -- Actress (My Best Girl, Texas Ranger).
- Richard Leslie Hill: Historian.
- Curtis) Toto (De: Italy Actor.
- Karl Arnold: German businessman and politician President of the German Bundesrat (d. 1958).