On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1902

Historical Events

  • In Glasgow, Scotland the Ibrox disaster occurs after a section of a grandstand collapses killing 25 and injuring 517

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Maurice Ravel's "Pavane pour une infante defunte" premieres in Paris

Composer and Pianist Maurice Ravel
Composer and Pianist
Maurice Ravel

1902 Highlights

About April 5, 1902

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries