October 2, 1901 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • First Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow

Birthdays in History

  • Charles Stark Draper, Windsor Missouri, American Scientist and Engineer who headed the team that invented the Apollo Guidance Computer and inertial navigation technology for aircraft, space vehicles, and submarines
  • Christopher Clarkson, test Pilot
  • [Ignatius] Roy [D] Campbell, South African poet (Flowering Rifle)