On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Osborn, American playwright (Mornings at 7), born in Evansville, Indiana (d. 1988)

Person of interestWilliam Lyons

William Lyons, British industrialist (Jaguar cars), born in Blackpool, Lancashire (d. 1985)

Mr Jaguar William Lyons
Mr Jaguar
William Lyons

1901 Highlights

About September 4, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo