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Encyclopedia > 1902 in sports

See also: 1901 in sports, other events of 1902, 1903 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'. 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... This page indexes the individual year in sports pages. ...


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American Football

United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... The Rose Bowl is an annual American college football game, usually played on January 1 at the stadium of the same name in Pasadena, California. ... Pasadena is a city located in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... NYC and New York, New York redirect here. ... Madison Square Garden, often abbreviated as MSG, has been the name of four arenas in New York City, United States. ...

Major League Baseball

Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ... Luis Manuel Castro (November 25, 1876 - September 24, 1941) was the first Colombian to play professional baseball in the United States since Cuban player Esteban Bellán in 1871. ... There have been three professional baseball teams based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania known as the Philadelphia Athletics: 1. ... The American League (or formally the American League of Professional Baseball Clubs) is one of two leagues that make up Major League Baseball in the United States of America and Canada. ... Baseball is a team sport in which a player on one team (the pitcher) attempts to throw a hard, fist-sized ball past a player on the other team (the batter), who attempts to hit the baseball with a tapered, smooth cylinder called a bat. ... Baseball is a team sport in which a player on one team (the pitcher) attempts to throw a hard, fist-sized ball past a player on the other team (the batter), who attempts to hit the baseball with a tapered, smooth cylinder called a bat. ... Latin America consists of the countries of South America and some of North America (including Central America and some the islands of the Caribbean) whose inhabitants mostly speak Romance languages, although Native American languages are also spoken. ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... Esteban Enrique Bellán (1850 - August 8, 1932), also known as Esteban, or Steve Bellan (bel-lyahn), was credited as having been the first Latin American professional baseball player to play in the United States. ... See also: 1872 in sports, other events of 1873, 1874 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Boat race Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race - Cambridge Football (Soccer) March 29 FA Cup - Wanderers F.C. beat Oxford University 2-0 Scottish FA formed and Scottish Cup launched. ...

Minor League Baseball

A Class A California League game in San Jose, California (1994) Minor baseball leagues are North American professional baseball leagues that compete at a level below that of Major League Baseball. ... The Winnipeg Maroons were a minor League Baseball team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada that played in the Northern League from 1902-1942. ... Northern League can mean: Northern League (baseball) for minor league baseball in the United States and Canada Northern League (football) (Albany Northern League) for the association football league in North East England Northern League (ice hockey) which existed in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Britain. ...

Football (Australian Rules)

Football is the name given to a number of different team sports. ... Australian football at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. ... The Victorian Football League is Australias second highest professional football league. ... The Collingwood Football Club, nicknamed The Magpies after the black and white striped jerseys worn by the players, is an Australian rules football club, playing in the elite Australian Football League. ... Essendon Football Club, nicknamed The Bombers, is an Australian rules football club that is part of the Australian Football League. ... Results and statistics for the Victorian Football League season of 1902. ...

Football (Soccer)

Football is the name given to a number of different team sports. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... Dutch football team currently playing in the Eerste Divisie. ... December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Deventer is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands in the province of Overijssel on the east bank of the IJssel river. ...

Ice Hockey

  • Winnipeg Victorias win their 3rd Stanley Cup, defeating the Toronto Wellingtons 2 games to 0. In a 2nd challenge, Montreal AAA win their 1st Stanley Cup since 1894, defeating the Winnipeg Victorias 2 games to 1.

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Winnipeg Victorias were a former ice hockey team in Winnipeg. ... The Stanley Cup on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame. ... Montreal Amateur Athletic Association is an athletic association located in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ...

Motor racing

The first motor race in the United Kingdom was held in Bexhill-on-Sea. Auto racing (also known as automobile racing or autosport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... Bexhill-on-Sea is a town and seaside resort in the county of East Sussex, in the south of England. ...


Births

October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... Jack Sharkey, born October 6, 1902 in Binghamton, New York, United States – died August 17, 1994 in Beverly, Massachusetts, was a heavyweight boxing champion. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ...

Deaths


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Australian War Graves in South Africa 1899 - 1902 - A project which aims to publish a database of burial and memorial locations of all Australians who died during the second Anglo-Boer War in South Africa, 1899 - 1902.
McMillan Commission Plan for Washington in 1902 - The Senate Parks Commission, chaired by Sen. James McMillan, developed a plan for the Mall and central Washington that is largely responsible for their current appearance.
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