Sunday 2 February 1902
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 2, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tyra Ryman and Jane Ising.
Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
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Which were the important events of 2 February 1902 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
- Tyra Ryman: Arboga, Sweden -- Actress (Peter the Tramp).
- Jane Ising: German-born wife of Ernst Ising.
- Paul-Louis Gandoet: Rochefort sur Mer Military man.
- Newbold Morris: American lawyer and politician (d. 1966).
- Emanuil Mandlov composer: dies at age 42.