Historical Events In 1902
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Apr 28 In the year 1902 using the ISO 8601 standard Year Zero definition for the Gregorian calendar preceded by the Julian calendar, the one billionth minute since the start of January 1, Year Zero occurs at 10:40 AM on this date.
Apr 29 In the year 1902 m Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia
Apr 29 In the year 1902 theodore Chanler, composer
Apr 30 In the year 1902 andre-Francois Marescotti, composer
Apr 30 In the year 1902 debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris
May 01 John Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85 on this day in history.
May 02 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1902 the first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released
May 03 28th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on Alan-a-Dale wins in 2:08.75 in the year 1902.
May 03 David R Capriles, Curacaos director of psychiatric, dies at 64 in the year 1902.
May 03 Hugo Friedhofer, composer on this day in history.
May 04 Cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author in the year 1902.
May 05 Bret Harte, writer, dies at 65 in the year 1902.
May 06 British SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die in the year 1902.
May 06 Walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall in the year 1902.
May 06 In the year 1902 zulu assault at Holkrantz South-Africa
May 07 Sal Gliatto, baseball player on this day in history.
May 07 Soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1902 andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist
May 08 Mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 in the year 1902.
May 08 Mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history the volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people
May 10 David O Selznick, Pittsburgh Pa, producer (Gone With the Wind) in the year 1902.
May 10 The birth of David O Selznick, American film producer in the year 1902.
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) on this day in history.
May 12 Heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor on this day in history.
May 12 United Mine Workers leader John Mitchell leads his 147,000 anthracite coal workers out of the pits to begin a 5-month strike that cripples the United States in the year 1902.
May 15 Lyman Gilmore is 1st person to fly a powered craft in the year 1902.
May 15 In the year 1902 portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola
May 15 Portugal declares itself bankrupt in the year 1902.
May 15 Richard J Daley, (Mayor-D-Chic) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1902 2 deaf-mutes face each other for 1st time as Dummy Hoy leads off for the Reds against Dummy Taylor of the Giants, Reds win 5-3
May 16 On this day in history jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie)
May 17 In the year 1902 greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer.