What Happened on December 7, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Britain and Germany issue an ultimatum to Venezuela demanding that President Cipriano Castro pay claims for damages caused during his takeover of the government in 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • J G Navle, cricketer (India's 1st Test wicket-keeper)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestThomas Nast

Thomas Nast, US political cartoonist, dies at 62

Political Cartoonist Thomas Nast
Political Cartoonist
Thomas Nast