Historical Events In 1902
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Apr 29 M Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia in the year 1902.
Apr 29 Theodore Chanler, composer on this day in history.
Apr 30 Andre-Francois Marescotti, composer on this day in history.
Apr 30 Debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris in the year 1902.
May 01 John Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1902 cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author
May 05 Bret Harte, writer, dies at 65 in the year 1902.
May 06 British SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1902 walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall
May 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
May 08 In the year 1902 mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
May 08 The volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people in the year 1902.
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 In the year 1902 kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo)
May 12 On this day in history 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 Portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola on this day in history.
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.
May 17 In the year 1902 john Vincent, composer