On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1902

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Clyde Fitch' "Girl with Green Eyes" premieres in NYC

Playwright Clyde Fitch
Playwright
Clyde Fitch

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Pope Leo XIII, at his annual Christmas reception, endorses the Christian Democratic movement now emerging in Europe as an attempt to offer an alternative to more radical movements

256th Pope Leo XIII
256th Pope
Leo XIII

Famous Birthdays

  • Barton Maclane, American actor (The Quarterback, I Dream of Jeannie), born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 1969)
1902 Highlights

About December 25, 1902

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn