Sunday 26 October 1902
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 26, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alfred Vogel and Joseph Paul Sharkey Zukauskas.
A Trip to the Moon, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
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Which were the important events of 26 October 1902 ?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
- St. Rusticus
- St. Gibitrudis
- St. Fulk
- St. Eadfrid
- St. Demetrius (aka St. Dimitrios) of Thessaloniki
- St. Cuthbert
- St. Cedd
- St. Alfred the Great
- Roman festivals - first day of Ludi Victoriae Sullanae (until 1 November)
- R.C. Saints - October 26th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bean
- St. Evaristus
- St. Lucian
- St. Albinus
- St. Rogatian
- Alfred Vogel
- Joseph Paul Sharkey Zukauskas: Boxer.
- Françoise Gaudet-Smet: French Canadian journalist and writer who worked mostly in Quebec.
- Henry Steele Commager: Historian.
- Jack Sharkey: American boxer and referee (d. 1994).
- Henrietta Swope: American astronomer and academic (d. 1980).
- Beryl Markham: Kenyan horse trainer, adventurer, aviatrix and memoir writer (Born 1902).
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton: American feminist and suffragette (Born 1815).