On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1902

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Claude Debussy's only completed opera "Pelléas et Mélisande" premieres in Paris

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy

Famous Birthdays

  • André-François Marescotti, Swiss organist and composer, born in Carouge, Switzerland (d. 1995)
  • Rudolf Wittelsbach, Swiss pianist and composer, born in Constantinople, Turkey (d. 1972)
1902 Highlights

About April 30, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus