On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1902

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBobby Jones

Bobby Jones Jr., American golfer, course designer (13 major titles, Grand Slam 1930), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1971)

Golfer Bobby Jones
Bobby Jones

Famous Deaths

  • George William Warren, composer, dies at 73
1902 Highlights

About March 17, 1902

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces