common year starting on Tuesday

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

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

Big Events of 1901 change

Events change

January - June change

Edward VII of the United Kingdom becomes King after the death of his mother, Queen Victoria.
The first Australian parliament meets on May 9.
Theodore Roosevelt becomes President of the United States.

July - December change

Other Events change

Births change

January change

Ngo Dinh Diem

February change

Clark Gable
Mohamed Naguib
Linus Pauling

March change

Eisaku Satō

April change

Simon Kuznets

May change

Gary Cooper

June change

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia

July change

August change

Louis Armstrong
Ernest Lawrence

September change

Ed Sullivan
Enrico Fermi

October change

November change

December change

Walt Disney
Werner Heisenberg
Marlene Dietrich

Deaths change

January - June change

Queen Victoria
Giuseppe Verdi
Benjamin Harrison

July - December change

Johanna Spyri
William McKinley

Nobel Prizes change

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