Historical Events In 1902
Monday, 10 December 2018
Apr 29 M Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1902 theodore Chanler, composer
Apr 30 Andre-Francois Marescotti, composer in the year 1902.
Apr 30 Debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris in the year 1902.
May 01 In the year 1902 john Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85
May 02 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) in the year 1902.
May 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1902 david R Capriles, Curacaos director of psychiatric, dies at 64
May 03 Hugo Friedhofer, composer in the year 1902.
May 04 In the year 1902 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 on this day in history.
May 06 Zulu assault at Holkrantz South-Africa in the year 1902.
May 07 In the year 1902 sal Gliatto, baseball player
May 07 In the year 1902 soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
May 08 Andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist in the year 1902.
May 08 Mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 on this day in history.
May 08 Mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 in the year 1902.
May 08 The volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) in the year 1902.
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 on this day in history.
May 15 Portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola in the year 1902.
May 15 Portugal declares itself bankrupt in the year 1902.
May 15 In the year 1902 richard J Daley, (Mayor-D-Chic)
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) 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 in the year 1902.