Thursday September 26, 1901
US date format: 9/26/1901, UK date format: 26/9/1901
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 26, 1901). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (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 Donald Cook and George Raft.
Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..