Friday 25 January 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mildred Dunnock and Martin De Alzaga.
The Snowman, directed by Tomas Alfredson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 25 January 1901
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Which were the important events of 25 January 1901 ?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
- Burns Night - Burns suppers are held in many parts of the world around this date. (Originated in Scotland)
- Winter-Een-Mas - celebration of videogames and the people that play them. Winter-een-mas lasts for a whole week, which is always the very last week in January, the 25th through the 31st.
- Roman Empire - second day of the Sementivae in honour of Ceres and Terra
- Mildred Dunnock: Dies at 87.
- Eric Brown: architect.
- Martin De Alzaga: Argentine racing driver (d. 1982).
- Fernando Tambroni: Italian politician of the Christian Democratic Party.
- Martín de Álzaga: Argentinian race car driver and pilot (d. 1982).