On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1901

Historical Events

  • 1st table tennis tournament is held (London Royal Aquarium)

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Cochet, French tennis player (French Open 1926, 28, 30, 32; Wimbledon 1927, 29; US Open 1928), born in Villeurbanne, France (d. 1987)
  • Paul I, King of Greece (1947-64), born in Tatoi Palace, Athens, Kingdom of Greece (d. 1964)
1901 Highlights

About December 14, 1901

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius