What Happened on April 20, 1902

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Marie and Pierre Curie isolate the radioactive compound radium chloride

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Wolfit, British actor (Lawrence of Arabia, Becket, Accursed), born in New Balderton, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 1968)
  • Veselin Stoyanov, Bulgarian composer, born in Shumen, Bulgaria (d. 1969)
Born in 1902
1902 Highlights

About April 20, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus