Saturday 19 April 1902
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 19, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Wynn Bullock and Menachem Mendel Schneerson.
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 19 April 1902
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Which were the important events of 19 April 1902 ?
- Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
- Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
- Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
- Bicycle Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
- Primrose Day (England) ? primroses are placed on the statue of Benjamin Disraeli in Parliament Square, London on the anniversary of his death (1881).
- George of Antioch
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Emma
- Landing of the 33 (Uruguay).
- Patriot's Day (Massachusetts, Maine, and Wisconsin, USA).
- Wynn Bullock: Photographer.
- Menachem Mendel Schneerson: Leader.
- Julie Baum: German-American astrologer who came to the U.S.
- Veniamin Kaverin: Russian author and screenwriter (d. 1989).
- 6th Boston Marathon won by Sam Mellor of New York in 2:43:12.
- A magnitude 7.5 earthquake rocks Guatemala, killing 2,000.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1902 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- On a Sunday Afternoon - J.W. Myers
- Sousa's Band - Semper Fidelis