- This article is a date listing important events for the year 1901.
May 23 – The first city election under 1899-1900 Charter was held.
July 2 – The first meeting of the new city council was held.
Spring – UVA School of Nursing founded.
April 13 – Thomas Jefferson’s birthday, the first building of the University of Virginia Hospital opened. UVA dedicated its first hospital: a 25-bed building with three operating rooms.
April 24 – John E. Massey served as the lieutenant governor of Virginia (1886–1890), a member of the General Assembly (1873–1879), and an influential member of two Virginia political parties.
- Images from 1901