News and Events of 1902
3.7%Cost of a first-class stamp:
Muriel Robb d. C. Sterry (7-5 6-1)Men:
Laurie Doherty d. A. Gore (6-4 6-3 3-6 6-0)
Kentucky Derby Champion
NCAA Football Champions
- Willis H. Carrier designs the first system to control temperature and humidity, inventing modern air conditioning.
- The fossils of a Tyrannosaurus rex are discovered by Barnum Brown in Hell Creek, Montana.