Friday 17 January 1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Geoffrey W Lloyd and Martin Harlinghausen.
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..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 1902
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1902 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Geoffrey W Lloyd: British Minister of Brandstoffen / Energy (1951-55).
- Martin Harlinghausen: Germany Military man.
- Gideon Scheepers South African Boer leader: executed.