Historical Events In 1902
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Feb 15 On this day in history wilhelmina JR Albregt-Engelman, Dutch actress, dies at 68
Feb 17 On this day in history marian Anderson, Phila, operatic contralto (banned by D.A.R.)
Feb 18 In the year 1902 charles F. Tiffany, founder of the jewelry company that bears his name, dies.
Feb 18 Opera "Hunchback of Notre Dame," premieres in Monte Carlo on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history hugo Haas, Brno Czechoslovakia, actor/director (2 Smart People)
Feb 20 On this day in history ansel Adams, photographer (1966 ASMP Award)
Feb 20 Heavy surf breaks over Seal Rocks & damages Sutro Baths, SF in the year 1902.
Feb 20 In the year 1902 heavy surf breaks over Seal Rocks &damages Sutro Baths, San Francisco
Feb 21 Arthur D Nock, English/US historian (St Paul) on this day in history.
Feb 21 Dr Harvey Cushing, 1st US brain surgeon, does his 1st brain operation on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history dr Harvey Cushing, first US brain surgeon, does his first brain operation
Feb 23 Samuel R Gardiner, British historian (Oliver Cromwell), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1902 battle at Yzer Spruit Boer General De la Rey beats British
Feb 24 On this day in history battle at Yzer Spruit: Boer general De la Rey beats British
Feb 25 Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1902 max Kommerell, German literary/author (Die Gefangenen)
Feb 26 In the year 1902 rudolf Moralt, German conductor (Vienna Philharmonic)
Feb 27 Ethelda Bleibtrey, 100m/300m US swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1920) in the year 1902.
Feb 27 The birth of John Steinbeck, American writer on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history jules Massenets opera premieres in Monte Carlo
Mar 01 The birth of Langston Hughes, American poet on this day in history.
Mar 02 Edward Uhler Condon, atomic scientist (Manhattan Project) in the year 1902.
Mar 02 In the year 1902 jimmy Collins, leaves Boston Beaneaters (NL) club to manage AL's new Boston Somersets
Mar 03 In the year 1902 isaac D France van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866), dies at 79
Mar 03 Ruby Dandridge, Memphis Tenn, actress (Father of the Bride) on this day in history.
Mar 04 American Automobile Association (AAA) founded in Chicago in the year 1902.
Mar 06 On this day in history census Bureau forms
Mar 07 On this day in history boers beat British troop in Tweebosch Transvaal
Mar 07 In the year 1902 heinz Ruehmann, German actor/director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick)
Mar 07 On this day in history soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
Mar 08 In the year 1902 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 2nd Symphony
Mar 08 On this day in history jennings Randolph, (Sen)
Mar 09 In the year 1902 composer Gustav Mahler marries Alma Schindler in Vienna
Mar 09 On this day in history edward Durell Stone, US, architect (US Embassy, New Delhi)