On This Day

December 7, 1902 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Britain and Germany issue an ultimatum to Venezuela demanding that President Cipriano Castro pay claims for damages caused during his takeover of the government in 1899

Deaths in History


Person of interestThomas Nast

Thomas Nast, German-American caricaturist and political cartoonist of late 1800s America, dies of yellow fever at 62

Political Cartoonist Thomas Nast
Political Cartoonist
Thomas Nast