On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1902

Historical Events

  • Boers beat British troops at Tweebosch, Transvaal

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinz Rühmann, German actor and director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick), born in Essen, Germany (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • James "Pud" Galvin, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (no-hitters 1880, 84; Buffalo Bisons), dies at 45
1902 Highlights

About March 7, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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