Wednesday 2 July 1902
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include K Kanapathypillai and Germaine Thyssens-Valentin.
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 July 1902
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Which were the important events of 2 July 1902 ?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- K Kanapathypillai: Sri Lankan author and academic (d. 1968).
- Germaine Thyssens-Valentin: Dutch-French pianist (d. 1987).
- John J McGraw becomes manager of New York Giants (stays for 30 years).