On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1902

Historical Events

  • The Campanile in St Mark's Square, Venice collapses, also demolishing the loggetta (reconstructed 1912)

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Guilfoyle, American actor and director (White Heat, Cyrano de Bergerac), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 1961)
  • Truman J. Hedding, US vice-admiral (WWII) (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Mark Antokolski, Russian French sculptor, dies at 58
1902 Highlights

About July 14, 1902

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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