On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Darryl F. Zanuck, American film producer and President (20th Century Fox), born in Wahoo, Nebraska (d. 1979)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRudolf Virchow

Rudolf Virchow, German pathologist and politician (cell pathology), dies at 80

Anthropologist/Pathologist Rudolf Virchow
Anthropologist/Pathologist
Rudolf Virchow

1902 Highlights

About September 5, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo