What Happened on November 27, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Gerhart Hauptmann's "Der rote Hahn" premieres in Berlin

Author and Nobel Laureate Gerhart Hauptmann
Author and Nobel Laureate
Gerhart Hauptmann
  • Prince Ito of Japan comes to St Petersburg hoping to get the Russians to grant Japan concessions in Korea, but later drops this goal and decides to make an alliance with Britain
  • U.S. Army War College is established in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ted Husing, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Clement Studebaker, American automobile manufacturer (b. 1831)