On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Charan Singh, Indian politician, 5th Prime Minister of India (1979-80), born in Noorpur District, British India (d. 1987)
  • Norman Maclean, American author (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Temple, 95th Archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 81
1902 Highlights

About December 23, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn