Thursday January 09, 1902
US date format: 1/9/1902, UK date format: 9/1/1902
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 9, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Josemaria Escriva and Rudolf Bing.
William Tell, directed by Jonathan Haswell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 09, 1902?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
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- Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns Belgian lawyer/Interior minister: dies at age 66.