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Born on Sunday December 15, 1901
Died on Sunday December 15, 1901

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from December 15, 1901 at Delpher


Born on December 15

Died on December 15

Names that were popular for boys in 1901
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Pieter
  7. Gerrit
  8. Petrus
  9. Jacob
  10. Adrianus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Dirk
  13. Wilhelmus
  14. Hendrikus
  15. Gerardus
  16. Arie
Names that were popular for girls in 1901
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Wilhelmina
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Adriana
  8. Hendrika
  9. Catharina
  10. Jacoba
  11. Grietje
  12. Geertruida
  13. Aaltje
  14. Petronella
  15. Neeltje
  16. Helena

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1901
  • Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from July 27, 1897 to August 1, 1901 the cabinet Pierson, with Mr. N.G. Pierson (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 1, 1901 to August 16, 1905 the cabinet Kuijper, with Dr. A. Kuijper (AR) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 5.2 million citizens.
  • January 1 » Nigeria becomes a British protectorate.
  • July 24 » O. Henry is released from prison in Columbus, Ohio, after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank.
  • August 14 » The first claimed powered flight, by Gustave Whitehead in his Number 21.
  • September 17 » Second Boer War: Boers capture a squadron of the 17th Lancers at the Battle of Elands River.
  • September 28 » Philippine–American War: Filipino guerrillas kill more than forty American soldiers while losing 28 of their own.
  • December 12 » Guglielmo Marconi receives the first transatlantic radio signal (the letter "S" [***] in Morse Code), at Signal Hill in St John's, Newfoundland.
Weather December 15, 1901

The temperature on December 15, 1901 was between -2.6 °C and 2.2 °C and averaged 0.4 °C. There was 2.3 hours of sunshine (30%).

Source: KNMI