What Happened on July 1, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ranji (230) & Newham (153) add 344 for 7th wkt, Sussex v Essex
  • Start of Sherlock Holmes "Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax" (BG)
  • US Congress passes the Philippines Government Act, providing that the Philippines be governed by a commission appointed by the President, with consent from the senate; Filipinos are to be treated as citizens of their land, no the USA

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Wyler, director (Ben Hur, Mrs Miniver)
  • Jose Luis Sert, Spanish/US architect

Famous Weddings

  • British admiral John Jellicoe (42) weds Gwendoline Cayzer at Holy Trinity in London