On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1901

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Theodore Roosevelt is sworn in as the youngest man to serve as US President, after William McKinley finally dies after an anarchist shoots him in Buffalo

26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt

Famous Deaths


Person of interestWilliam McKinley

US President William McKinley, dies in Buffalo, after being shot 8 days earlier by anarchist, Leon Czolgosz

25th US President William McKinley
25th US President
William McKinley

1901 Highlights

About September 14, 1901

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo