Saturday 28 September 1901
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ed Sullivan and Lily Bouwmeester.
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..
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Which were the important events of 28 September 1901 ?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
- Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
- Also see September 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lorenzo Ruiz
- Ed Sullivan: TV host ( Show, Toast of the Town), dies at 73.
- Lily Bouwmeester: Dutch theatre and film actress, who was crowned with a Golden Calf for being "the best actress in Pre-War Dutch cinema.
- William S Paley: American radio and television executive (d. 1990).
- Friedrichs: Mathematician.
- William Paley: CEO of CBS, dies at age 89 from a heart attack.
- Sullivan : American famed TV personality, the host of his own TV variety show from 1950-1971.
- William Samuel Paley: Chicago, Illinois -- President / CEO of CBS (1928-90).