On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1901

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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? 120 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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