On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1902

Historical Events

  • England beat Australia by one wicket at The Oval Famous victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury, British business executive, born in London (d. 1998)
  • Bartoes [Albertus J Wijstma], cabaret performer (d. 1976)
  • Felix Wankel, German inventor (Wankel rotary-piston engine), born in Lahr, Germany (d. 1988)
1902 Highlights

About August 13, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo