On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1902

Historical Events

  • 2 deaf-mutes face each other for 1st time as Dummy Hoy leads off for the Reds against Dummy Taylor of the Giants, Reds win 5-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Kiepura, Polish vocalist and actor (Her Wonderful Lie; Give Us This Night), born in Sosnowiec, Poland (d. 1966)
1902 Highlights

About May 16, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 120 years
Leap Year: No

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