February 1, 1902 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • China's empress Tzu-hsi forbids binding woman's feet
  • Hermann Sudermanns "Es lebe das Leben" premieres in Berlin
  • US Secretary of State Hay protests granting Russia exclusive privileges in China, on ground that it runs contrary to the 'open door' policy granting all nations equal rights there

Birthdays in History

  • Therese Brandl, Nazi concentration camp guard (d. 1947, by execution)