Historical Events In 1902
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 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 On this day in history debussy's opera "Pelléas et Mélissande," premieres in Paris
May 01 On this day in history john Glover, English chemist (production sulfuric acid), dies at 85
May 02 On this day in history brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez)
May 02 On this day in history 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 On this day in history hugo Friedhofer, composer
May 04 Cola [Nicolas] Debrot, Bonaire governor (Neth Antilles)/author in the year 1902.
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 In the year 1902 walter Dawson, British Air Chief marshall
May 06 Zulu assault at Holkrantz South-Africa in the year 1902.
May 07 On this day in history sal Gliatto, baseball player
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 On this day in history mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
May 08 In the year 1902 the volcano Mount Pelee, in the Caribbean, erupts, killing 30,000 people
May 10 David O Selznick, Pittsburgh Pa, producer (Gone With the Wind) in the year 1902.
May 10 In the year 1902 the birth of David O Selznick, American film producer
May 11 Kaarlo Sarkia, Finnish poet (Unen Kaivo) on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1902 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1902 portugal declares itself bankrupt
May 15 Richard J Daley, (Mayor-D-Chic) on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1902 jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie)
May 17 In the year 1902 greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer.