Historical Events In 1902
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Apr 29 M Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia in the year 1902.
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 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 In the year 1902 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 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 On this day in history bret Harte, writer, dies at 65
May 06 British SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die in the year 1902.
May 06 Walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall on this day in history.
May 06 Zulu assault at Holkrantz South-Africa on this day in history.
May 07 Sal Gliatto, baseball player on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1902 soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
May 08 Andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1902 mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
May 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1902 david O Selznick, Pittsburgh Pa, producer (Gone With the Wind)
May 10 On this day in history the birth of David O Selznick, American film producer
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) on this day in history.
May 12 Heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1902 jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie)
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