What Happened on March 4, 1901

Historical Events

  • 1st advanced copy of inaugural speech (Jefferson-National Intelligencer)
  • Term of George H. White, last of post-Reconstruction US congressmen, ends

President Inaugurated

William McKinley inaugurated for 2nd term as US president; Theodore Roosevelt serves as Vice President

1901 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles H. Goren 'Mr Bridge', American bridge master (26 US Titles), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1991)
  • Jean Joseph Rabearivelo, Malagasy-French poet (d. 1937)
Born in 1901

About March 4, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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