June 1901 calendar

June 1901

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in June 1901.
The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on June 1901: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1901?


  • 02 Jun 1901 Benjamin Adams arrested for playing golf on Sunday
  • 09 Jun 1901 New York Giants get record 31 hits to beat Cincinnati Reds 25-13.
  • 11 Jun 1901 Cook Islands annexed and proclaimed part of New Zealand.
  • 14 Jun 1901 1st golf championship is played
  • 15 Jun 1901 7th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 331 at Myopia Hunt Club, Massachusetts
  • 20 Jun 1901 Charlotte Manye is 1st native African to graduate from a US college
  • 24 Jun 1901 1st exhibition by Pablo Picasso, 19, opens in Paris
  • 11 Jun 1901 The boundaries of the Colony of New Zealand are extended by the UK to include the Cook Islands.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in June 1901?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - When You Were Sweet Sixteen
  2. - Hearts and Flowers
  3. - Whistling
  4. - Tell Me, Pretty Maiden
  5. - Reuben Haskins from Skowhegan, Maine


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?