On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1902

Historical Events

  • United States withdraws its troops from Cuba as the first Cuban president, Tomas Estrada Palma takes power

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Sahl, German American anti-Nazi Jewish writer, born in Dresden (d. 1993)
1902 Highlights

About May 20, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus