Historical Events in September 1902

  • Sep 1 Tinker, Evers, & Chance appear together for 1st time
  • Sep 2 "A Trip To The Moon", the first science fiction film, released
  • Sep 3 Pittsburgh Pirates, win earliest pennent (full season)
  • Sep 3 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Illustrious Client"
  • Sep 7 In Australia, the whole nation observes a 'day of humiliation' and prays for rain, as a terrible drought kills livestock and threatens crops; rain begins to appear on 10 September
  • Sep 10 Utrecht soccer team UVV forms
  • Sep 17 US protests anti-semitism in Romania
  • Sep 20 Chicago White Sox Jim Callahan no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0
  • Sep 24 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Red Circle" (BG)
  • Sep 29 Impresario David Belasco opens his 1st Broadway theater