What Happened in 1902

Significant Events

  • Apr 20 Marie & Pierre Curie isolate the radioactive element radium chloride
More Historical Events

Did You Know?

"Electric Theatre", the first full-time movie theater in the United States, opens in Los Angeles, California

On April 2, 1902


World Leaders in 1902

Famous People in 1902

Famous Weddings

  • Feb 11 US military leader George Marshall (22) weds Elizabeth Carter Coles in San Antonio, Texas
  • Mar 9 Composer Gustav Mahler marries Alma Schindler in Vienna
  • Apr 10 Physicist Robert A. Millikan (34) weds Greta Blanchard
  • Jul 1 British admiral John Jellicoe (42) weds Gwendoline Cayzer at Holy Trinity in London
  • Aug 16 Filmmaker Cecil B DeMille (21) weds actress Constance Adams (28) in Orange, New Jersey