What Happened on August 16, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Georgette Heyer, English novelist (Friday's Child), born in Wimbledon, London (d. 1975)
  • Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, Polish composer (Double Bass Concerto), born in Wloclawek (d. 1967)
Born in 1902

Famous Weddings

Cecil B. DeMille

Filmmaker Cecil B DeMille (21) weds actress Constance Adams (28) in Orange, New Jersey

1902 Highlights

About August 16, 1902

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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