On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1902

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • France and Italy sign an Entente under which Italy agrees to remain neutral if France is attacked; this is France's attempt to neutralize the Triple Entente

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugen Jochum, Babenhausen Bavaria, German conductor (Hamburg Orchestra)
  • Nordahl Grieg, Norwegian poet/dramatist/novelist (The Defeat), born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1943)