On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1901

Historical Events

  • NY Giants get record 31 hits to beat Cincinnati Reds 25-13

Famous Birthdays

  • George Price, American cartoonist (The New Yorker), born in Fort Lee, New Jersey (d. 1995)
  • Marion Gering, Russian actress (Sarumba, Rumba, Ready for Love, 24 Hours), born in Rostov-on-Don, Russia (d. 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Besant, English writer and philanthropist (Rebel Queen), dies at 64
1901 Highlights

About June 9, 1901

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini