Friday January 24, 1902
US date format: 1/24/1902, UK date format: 24/1/1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 24, 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 Oskar Morgenstern and Jean Fayard.
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 24, 1902?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Denmark sells Virgin Islands to USA.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 24, 1902?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Metropolitan Orchestra - Creole Belles