Historical Events In 1902
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
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 In the year 1902 m Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia
Apr 29 Theodore Chanler, composer in the year 1902.
Apr 30 Andre-Francois Marescotti, composer in the year 1902.
Apr 30 On this day in history debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris
May 01 In the year 1902 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 in the year 1902.
May 03 28th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on Alan-a-Dale wins in 2:08.75 in the year 1902.
May 03 In the year 1902 david R Capriles, Curacaos director of psychiatric, dies at 64
May 03 Hugo Friedhofer, composer on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1902 cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author
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 Walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall on this day in history.
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 On this day in history soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
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 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) on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history the birth of David O Selznick, American film producer
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) in the year 1902.
May 12 In the year 1902 heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor
May 12 In the year 1902 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 Lyman Gilmore is 1st person to fly a powered craft in the year 1902.
May 15 Portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola in the year 1902.
May 15 On this day in history portugal declares itself bankrupt
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 on this day in history.