On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfredo Binda, Italian road cyclist (first to win Giro d'Italia x 5; World Road Race C'ship 1927, 30, 32), born in Cittiglio, Italy (d. 1986)
  • Christian Castries, French general (Dien Bien Phu)
  • Lloyd Nolan, American actor (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Peyton Place), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1985)
1902 Highlights

About August 11, 1902

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo