1901

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 1901Edit

EventsEdit

January - JuneEdit

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

July - DecemberEdit

Other EventsEdit

BirthsEdit

January - JuneEdit

 
Ricardo Zamora 1901-1979
 
Linus Pauling 1901-1994
 
Hirohito 1901-1989
 
Ed Sullivan 1901-1974
 
Enrico Fermi 1901-1954

July - DecemberEdit

DeathsEdit

January - JuneEdit

 
Queen Victoria 1819-1901
 
Johanna Spyri 1827-1901

July - DecemberEdit

Nobel PrizesEdit