What Happened on March 25, 1901

Historical Events

  • 55 die as Rock Island train derailed near Marshalltown, Iowa

Famous Birthdays

  • Camilla Wedgwood, English anthropologist (Malekula: A Vanishing People in the New Hebrides), born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England (d. 1955)
  • Ed Begley, American actor (12 Angry Men, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1970)
1901 Highlights

About March 25, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries