Wednesday 27 February 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marino Marini and Egle Marini.
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 27 February 1901
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Which were the important events of 27 February 1901 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Marino Marini: Italian artist and sculptor, blending the elements of archaic Greek, Etruscan and Gothic sculpture into his works.
- Egle Marini: Italian artist, painter and poet, who died in Pistoia in 1983.
- NL Rules Committee decrees that all fouls are to count as strikes except after two strikes
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1901 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Whip-Poor-Will Song - Joe Belmont
- Sousa's Band - American Patrol