Historical Events In 1902
Friday, 16 April 2021
Feb 15 On this day in history wilhelmina JR Albregt-Engelman, Dutch actress, dies at 68
Feb 17 Marian Anderson, Phila, operatic contralto (banned by D.A.R.) in the year 1902.
Feb 18 Charles F. Tiffany, founder of the jewelry company that bears his name, dies in the year 1902.
Feb 18 On this day in history opera "Hunchback of Notre Dame," premieres in Monte Carlo
Feb 19 Hugo Haas, Brno Czechoslovakia, actor/director (2 Smart People) on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1902 ansel Adams, photographer (1966 ASMP Award)
Feb 20 On this day in history heavy surf breaks over Seal Rocks & damages Sutro Baths, SF
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 On this day in history dr Harvey Cushing, 1st US brain surgeon, does his 1st brain operation
Feb 21 In the year 1902 dr Harvey Cushing, first US brain surgeon, does his first brain operation
Feb 23 In the year 1902 samuel R Gardiner, British historian (Oliver Cromwell), dies at 72
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 in the year 1902.
Feb 25 Max Kommerell, German literary/author (Die Gefangenen) in the year 1902.
Feb 26 In the year 1902 rudolf Moralt, German conductor (Vienna Philharmonic)
Feb 27 In the year 1902 ethelda Bleibtrey, 100m/300m US swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1920)
Feb 27 The birth of John Steinbeck, American writer on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1902 jules Massenets opera premieres in Monte Carlo
Mar 01 In the year 1902 cholera in Egypt
Mar 01 The birth of Langston Hughes, American poet in the year 1902.
Mar 02 Edward Uhler Condon, atomic scientist (Manhattan Project) on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history jimmy Collins, leaves Boston Beaneaters (NL) club to manage AL's new Boston Somersets
Mar 03 On this day in history isaac D France van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866), dies at 79
Mar 03 Ruby Dandridge, Memphis Tenn, actress (Father of the Bride) in the year 1902.
Mar 04 On this day in history american Automobile Association (AAA) founded in Chicago
Mar 06 On this day in history census Bureau forms
Mar 07 Boers beat British troop in Tweebosch Transvaal in the year 1902.
Mar 07 In the year 1902 heinz Ruehmann, German actor/director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick)
Mar 07 Soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000 on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1902 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 2nd Symphony
Mar 08 In the year 1902 jennings Randolph, (Sen)
Mar 09 Composer Gustav Mahler marries Alma Schindler in Vienna in the year 1902.