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)

Person of interestRay Kroc

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

McDonald's Entrepreneur Ray Kroc
McDonald's Entrepreneur
Ray Kroc

1902 Highlights

About October 5, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra