On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • John McGraw named manager of NY Giants
  • Test Cricket debut of K S Ranjitsinhji v Australia, at Old Trafford

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Luria, Russian neuropsychologist (Higher Cortical Functions in Man), born in Kazan, Russian Empire (d. 1977)
  • Mary Philbin, American actress (Phantom of the Opera), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1993)