On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • J. B. L. Reyes, Filipino jurist (d. 1994)
  • Ogden Nash, American humorous poet (I'm a Stranger Here Myself, Masquerade Party), born in Rye, New York (d. 1971)
  • Vladimir Kirshon, Russian playwright (Ultimatum Factory), born in Nalchik, Russia (d. 1938) [NS]
1902 Highlights

About August 19, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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