On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1902

Historical Events

  • Congress extends the Chinese Exclusion Act (of 1882) prohibiting immigration of Chinese laborers from territories to the mainland, a rule clearly aimed at Chinese in the Philippines

Famous Birthdays

  • Theodore Chanler, American composer, born in Newport, Rhode Island (d. 1961)
1902 Highlights

About April 29, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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