Historical Events In 1902
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Apr 28 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 on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history m Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia
Apr 29 Theodore Chanler, composer in the year 1902.
Apr 30 On this day in history andre-Francois Marescotti, composer
Apr 30 In the year 1902 debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris
May 01 On this day in history john Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85
May 02 In the year 1902 brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez)
May 02 The first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hugo Friedhofer, composer
May 04 On this day in history cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author
May 05 In the year 1902 bret Harte, writer, dies at 65
May 06 British SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die on this day in history.
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 On this day in history sal Gliatto, baseball player
May 07 In the year 1902 soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
May 08 On this day in history andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist
May 08 In the year 1902 mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
May 08 Mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 in the year 1902.
May 08 On this day in history the volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people
May 10 On this day in history david O Selznick, Pittsburgh Pa, producer (Gone With the Wind)
May 10 In the year 1902 the birth of David O Selznick, American film producer
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) in the year 1902.
May 12 On this day in history heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor
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 In the year 1902 lyman Gilmore is 1st person to fly a powered craft
May 15 Portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola in the year 1902.
May 15 Portugal declares itself bankrupt on this day in history.
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 Jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie) in the year 1902.
May 17 Greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer in the year 1902.