Historical Events In 1902
Friday, 20 September 2019
Apr 29 M Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia in the year 1902.
Apr 29 Theodore Chanler, composer in the year 1902.
Apr 30 On this day in history andre-Francois Marescotti, composer
Apr 30 On this day in history debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris
May 01 John Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85 in the year 1902.
May 02 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) on this day in history.
May 02 The first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released in the year 1902.
May 03 In the year 1902 28th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on Alan-a-Dale wins in 2:08.75
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 Cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history bret Harte, writer, dies at 65
May 06 In the year 1902 british SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die
May 06 On this day in history walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall
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 Soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000 in the year 1902.
May 08 Andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist in the year 1902.
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 In the year 1902 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 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 In the year 1902 heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor
May 12 On this day in history 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
May 15 In the year 1902 lyman Gilmore is 1st person to fly a powered craft
May 15 On this day in history portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola
May 15 On this day in history portugal declares itself bankrupt
May 15 In the year 1902 richard J Daley, (Mayor-D-Chic)
May 16 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 on this day in history.
May 16 Jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie) on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1902 greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer.
May 17 John Vincent, composer on this day in history.