On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1901

Historical Events

  • A French fleet seizes the customs house on the Turkish-ruled island of Mytilene after Turks refuse to settle France's indemnity claims for losses suffered by French subjects in 1896

Famous Deaths

  • Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies
1901 Highlights

About November 7, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio