1901

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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[change | edit source]

Events[change | edit source]

January - June[change | edit source]

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 - December[change | edit source]

Other Events[change | edit source]


Births[change | edit source]

January - June[change | edit source]

Ricardo Zamora 1901-1979
Linus Pauling 1901-1994
Hirohito 1901-1989
Louis Armstrong 1901-1971
Ed Sullivan 1901-1974
Enrico Fermi 1901-1954
Marlene Dietrich 1901-1992

July - December[change | edit source]


Deaths[change | edit source]

January - June[change | edit source]

Queen Victoria 1819-1901
Johanna Spyri 1827-1901
William McKinley 1843-1901

July - December[change | edit source]


Nobel Prizes[change | edit source]