Saturday 24 May 1902
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 24, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include René DeVos and Rene Devos.
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
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Which were the important events of 24 May 1902 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
- René DeVos: Belgian boxer.
- Rene Devos: Belgium sport Champion.
- Lionel Conacher: Canadian football player and politician (d. 1954).
- Sylvia Daoust: Canadian sculptor (d. 2004).
- Empire Day first celebrated in Britain.