Historical Events In 1902
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Apr 29 M Wolf discovers asteroid #484 Pittsburghia on this day in history.
Apr 29 Theodore Chanler, composer on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1902 andre-Francois Marescotti, composer
Apr 30 Debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history john Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85
May 02 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) in the year 1902.
May 02 In the year 1902 the first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released
May 03 In the year 1902 28th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on Alan-a-Dale wins in 2:08.75
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 On this day in history bret Harte, writer, dies at 65
May 06 On this day in history british SS Camorta sinks off Rangoon; 739 die
May 06 Walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history zulu assault at Holkrantz South-Africa
May 07 In the year 1902 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 Mount Pelée erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1902 mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
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 In the year 1902 the birth of David O Selznick, American film producer
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 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 In the year 1902 portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola
May 15 In the year 1902 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) on this day in history.
May 17 Greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history john Vincent, composer