1901 facts for kids

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1870s  1880s  1890s  – 1900s –  1910s  1920s  1930s
Years: 1898 1899 190019011902 1903 1904

1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, and starting on a Monday in the Julian calendar. It was the first year of the 20th century.

Big Events of 1901

Events

January - June

Edward vii england
Edward VII of the United Kingdom becomes King after the death of his mother, Queen Victoria.
Opening of the first parliament
The first Australian parliament meets on May 9.

July - December

Other Events


Births

January - June

Zamora esp 1926
Ricardo Zamora 1901-1979
L Pauling
Linus Pauling 1901-1994
Emperor Hirohito coronation 1928
Hirohito 1901-1989
Louis Armstrong2
Louis Armstrong 1901-1971
Ed Sullivan
Ed Sullivan 1901-1974
Enrico Fermi 1943-49
Enrico Fermi 1901-1954
Marlene Dietrich in No Highway (1951) (Cropped)
Marlene Dietrich 1901-1992

July - December


Deaths

January - June

Queen Victoria 1887
Queen Victoria 1819-1901
Benjamin Harrison
Johanna-spyri
Johanna Spyri 1827-1901
Mckinley
William McKinley 1843-1901

July - December


Nobel Prizes

Jean Henri Dunant
Jean-Henri Dunant, who shared the first Nobel Peace Prize with Frederic Passy.


nv:1901 – 1950


1901 Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.