- Gertie Millar: Under The Deodar
- Florodora Girls: Tell Me Pretty Maiden
- Edna Thornton with Orchestra: Land Of Hope And Glory
- Arthur Collins: Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey
(Apologies - as if the scratchy recordings weren't bad enough, this sounds a bit muffled too.)
- Thousands were hit by an outbreak of smallpox.
- George Melies made first movie depicting a voyage into space by rocket
- Thomas Edison invented the battery.
- The tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter made its literary debut.
Shows available online
- (Peelenium 1902)