Friday January 17, 1902
US date format: 1/17/1902, UK date format: 17/1/1902
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It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 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 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..
Which were the important events of January 17, 1902?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Gideon Scheepers South African Boer leader: executed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 17, 1902?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Bert Williams - When It's All Going Out and Nothing Coming In