On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1902

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCarlo Gambino

Carlo Gambino, Italian-born American mafioso (Gambino family), born in Palermo, Sicily, Italy (d. 1976)

Gangster Carlo Gambino
Carlo Gambino
  • Fernand Braudel, French historian (Civilization & Capitalism), born in Luméville, France (d. 1985)
1902 Highlights

About August 24, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 119 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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