Historical Events In 1902
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Jan 01 Nathan Stubblefield makes first public demonstration of radio, Pennsylvania on this day in history.
Jan 01 The first Rose Bowl game (Pasadena CA) (University of Michigan-49, Stanford-0) in the year 1902.
Jan 03 On this day in history henry Lennox d'Aubigny Hopkinson, diplomat/politician
Jan 03 Reg Duff 104 on Test debut, v England at MCG on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1902 reg Duff 104 on Test debut, vs England at MCG
Jan 04 France's Panama Canal Co. offers to sell its interests to the United States and reduces its asking price from $109 million to $40 million on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history hugh Trumble takes a hat-trick v England at the MCG
Jan 04 Hugh Trumble takes a hat-trick vs England at the MCG in the year 1902.
Jan 05 Dorothea "Stella" Gibbons, English author (Cold Comfort Farm) on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1902 mark Brunswick, composer
Jan 08 1st National Bowling Championship held (Chicago, Ill) in the year 1902.
Jan 08 Alexander Gray, Wrightsville Pa, actor (This is Music) in the year 1902.
Jan 09 On this day in history gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian lawyer/Interior minister, dies at 66
Jan 09 In the year 1902 rudolph Bing, opera manager (NY Metropolitan Opera)
Jan 10 In the year 1902 alphons Diepenbrock's "Te Deum" premieres (Amsterdam)
Jan 11 Johnny Briggs, cricketer (118 wkts for England), dies in an asylum on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history maurice Durufle, French organist/composer
Jan 11 Popular Mechanics magazine hit the newsstands for the first time in the year 1902.
Jan 12 On this day in history ibn Abdul-Aziz Saud, Kuwait, king (Saudi Arabia)
Jan 13 Textile workers strike in Enschede Neth till June 1 on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1902 textile workers strike in Enschede Netherlands till June 1
Jan 14 Alfred Tarski, Warsaw, mathematician/logician in the year 1902.
Jan 14 In the year 1902 cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 65
Jan 15 In the year 1902 abd al-Aziz ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Faisal al-Saud, king (Saudi Arabia)
Jan 16 On this day in history eric Liddell, China, English 400m runner (Olympic-gold-1924)
Jan 17 On this day in history geoffrey W Lloyd, British minister of Brandstoffen/Energy (1951-55)
Jan 17 In the year 1902 gideon Scheepers, South Africa Boer leader, executed
Jan 18 Filippo Marchetti, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jan 19 Heinrich Schmist-Barrien, German author (Moorkeerl) in the year 1902.
Jan 20 In the year 1902 the Anglo-Japanese Alliance is signed, it ends the "splendid isolation" of Britain and recognizes Japan's interests in Korea
Jan 23 On this day in history benny Waters, saxophonist
Jan 23 On this day in history winnipeg Victorias sweep Toronto Wellingtons in 2 for Stanley Cup
Jan 23 Winnipeg Victorias sweep Toronto Wellingtons in 2 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1902 denmark sells Virgin Islands to USA