On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1901

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Theodore Roosevelt advises "Speak softly & carry a big stick"

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolph Rupp, American college basketball coach (d. 1977)
  • Andreas Embirikos, Greek surrealist poet (d. 1975)
1901 Highlights

About September 2, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo