02 - Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid rob train of $40,000 at Wagner Montana.
12 - Cy Young wins his 300th game.0195059123
15 - Sports NY Giant Christy Mathewson no-hits St Louis, 5-0.
17 - John Farmer, composer, dies at 64.
18 - Alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer, dies at 79.
22 - Serbia reactivates diplomatic relations with Montenegro.
24 - U.S. Circuit Court recognizes Edison's motion picture patent claims in his suit. American Mutoscope & Biograph Company appeals decision.
31 - Abraham Kuyper becomes premier of Netherlands.
01 - Burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited.
10 - Chic White Sox Frank Isbell strands record 11 teammate base runners.
11 - Francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier, dies at about 82.
12 - Boer general Kritzinger driven out of Cape colony.
14 - SS Islander hits iceberg near Alaska & sinks killing 70.
15 - Arch Rock, danger to Bay shipping, blasted with 30 tons of nitro.
15 - Karl Weinhold, Germany, sociologist, dies at 77.
17 - Edmond Audran, composer, dies at 61.
18 - Richard Kleinmichel, composer, dies at 54.
20 - Fawcett committee visits Mafeking concentration camp in Cape Colony.
21 - Joe McGinnity, suspended from NL for punching & spitting on an ump.
22 - Gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83.
22 - Cadillac Co forms.
25 - Clara Maass, army nurse sacrificied her life at 25 to prove that the mosquito carries yellow fever.
30 - Technology Hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner.
01 - Construction begins on NY Stock Exchange.
02 - VP Theodore Roosevelt advises, "Speak softly & carry a big stick".
03 - Boer General Smuts enters Kiba Drift in Cape Colony.
05 - National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues forms.
06 - Pres William McKinley, shot by anarchist Leon Czolgosz at Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, he dies 8 days later. s.sep 14 1901
07 - Peace of Peking - Ends Boxer Rebellion in China.
12 - Arabs attack Gedara Palestine.
14 - President McKinley dies of an assassin's bullet a week after being shot. s.sep 06 1901 Vice President Theodore Roosevelt succeeds him as president.
19 - 11 baseball games canceled due to funeral of Pres William McKinley.
26 - Boer General Botha captures Fort Itala in Natal.
26 - Great Britain annexes Gold Coast Ghana.
28 - Guerrilla's assault unarmed US soldiers in Balangiga Phil, 38 killed.
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