On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1902

Historical Events

Historic Event

Cecil Rhodes scholarship fund forms with $10 million

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise Lévêque de Vilmorin, French poet and author (Lutin Sauvage), born in Verrières-le-Buisson, Essonne, Paris (d. 1969)
  • Stanley G. Weinbaum, American sci-fi author (Martian Odyssey), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1935)
1902 Highlights

About April 4, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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