On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Fine, American actor and comedian (3 Stooges), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1975)

Ray Kroc

Ray Kroc, American fast food entrepreneur (McDonald's) and owner of baseball's San Diego Padres, born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 1984)


1902 Highlights

About October 5, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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