On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Melville, economist

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCecil Rhodes

Cecil Rhodes, British businessman, diamond merchant and imperialist politician who was Prime Minister of the Cape Colony (1890-96), dies of heart failure at 48

British Businessman and Imperialist Politician Cecil Rhodes
British Businessman and Imperialist Politician
Cecil Rhodes

1902 Highlights

About March 26, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries