On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1902

Historical Events


MurderMurder of Interest

American outlaw Tom Horn's murder trial begins, and he is eventually found guilty and sentenced to death

Old West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter Tom Horn
Old West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter
Tom Horn

Event of interestEvent of Interest

South Africa's President of Transvaal Paul Kruger visits Utrecht

3rd President of the South African Republic Paul Kruger
3rd President of the South African Republic
Paul Kruger

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Ket, Dutch painter and cartoonist, born in Den Helder, Netherlands (d. 1940)
1902 Highlights

About October 10, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra