What Happened In March 1901 In History
Historical Events for March, 1901
- 1st » The Australian Army is formed.
- 2nd » The U.S. Congress passes the Platt Amendment limiting the autonomy of Cuba, as a condition of the withdrawal of American troops.
- 23rd » Emilio Aguinaldo, only President of the First Philippine Republic, was captured at Palanan, Isabela by forces of General Frederick Funston.
- 31st » 1901 Black Sea earthquake.
Famous Birthdays on March in 1901
- 3rd » Claude Choules, English soldier (d. 2011)
- 4th » Wilbur R. Franks, Canadian scientist (d. 1986)
- 4th » Charles Goren, American bridge player and author (d. 1991)
- 4th » Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo, Malagasy-French poet (d. 1937)
- 5th » Louis Kahn, American architect and academic (d. 1974)
- 16th » Edward Pawley, American actor (d. 1988)
- 16th » Potti Sreeramulu, Indian activist (d. 1952)
- 17th » Alfred Newman (composer) e.g Alfred Newman, American composer and conductor (d. 1970)
- 18th » William Johnson (artist) or William Johnson, American painter (d. 1970)
- 19th » Jo Mielziner, American set designer (d. 1976)
- 21st » Karl Arnold, German politician (d. 1958)
- 22nd » Greta Kempton, American painter (d. 1991)
- 24th » Ub Iwerks, American animator (d. 1971)
- 25th » Ed Begley, American actor (d. 1970)
- 27th » Carl Barks, American illustrator and screenwriter (d. 2000)
- 27th » Enrique Santos Discépolo, Argentinian singer-songwriter, bandoneón player, and pianist (d. 1951)
- 27th » George Dowty, English businessman, founded Dowty Group (d. 1975)
- 27th » Erich Ollenhauer, German politician (d. 1963)
- 27th » Eisaku Satō, Japanese politician, 61st Prime Minister of Japan, Nobel Peace Prize called Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1975)
- 27th » Kenneth Slessor, Australian journalist and poet (d. 1971)
- 29th » Andrija Maurović, Croatian author and illustrator (d. 1981)
Famous Deaths for March 1901
- 3rd » George Gilman, American businessman, founded The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (b. 1826)
- 13th » Benjamin Harrison, American general and politician, 23rd President of the United States (b. 1833)
Year 1901 events in history for the month of March
Historical events for the year 1901 by month