What Happened on July 4, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

William Howard Taft, former Federal judge, is installed as first governor-general of the Philippines and declares amnesty for all insurgents who take an oath of allegiance

27th US President William Howard Taft
27th US President
William Howard Taft

Famous Deaths

  • John Fiske, [Edmund Fisk Green], US historian/philosopher, dies