Thursday January 16, 1902
US date format: 1/16/1902, UK date format: 16/1/1902
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 16, 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 Evelyn Levine and Pierre Rostang.
Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show, directed by Edwin S. Porter, 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 16, 1902?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 16, 1902?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Bert Williams - When It's All Going Out and Nothing Coming In