Historical Events In 1903
Monday, 19 November 2018
Oct 09 In the year 1903 11" (28.4 cm) rainfall in 24 hrs (NYC)
Oct 09 11" rainfall in 24 hrs (NYC) on this day in history.
Oct 09 Walter O'Malley, baseball team owner (Dodgers) on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history charles T von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha, Count of Flanders/prince
Oct 12 On this day in history grayson Kirk, Jeffersonville Ohio, educator
Oct 12 On this day in history lyric Theater opens at 213 W 42nd St NYC
Oct 13 In the year 1903 jens Bjerre, composer
Oct 13 In the year 1903 pirates beats Pilgrims (Red Sox) 5 games to 3 in 1st World Series
Oct 16 On this day in history homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
Oct 16 Mario Pilati, composer in the year 1903.
Oct 17 Irene Ryan, El Paso Texas, actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies) on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1903 ambrose Thibodeaux, cajun accordionist
Oct 19 In the year 1903 vittorio Giannini, composer
Oct 20 On this day in history john Lodge, Washington DC, actor (Witchmaker)
Oct 20 In the year 1903 uS wins disputed boundary between District of Alaska & Canada
Oct 20 US wins disputed boundary between the District of Alaska & Canada on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1903 george Beadle, US biologist (Nobel 1958)
Oct 23 Francis Ellingwood Abbot, theologian (Scientific Theism), dies at 66 in the year 1903.
Oct 23 Milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history 1st trotter to run a mile under 2 minutes (Lou Dillon 1:58.1)
Oct 24 On this day in history george Sutton becomes billiard champ
Oct 24 The National Transcontinental Railway Act is passed. In order to expand into Western Canada the Grand Trunk Railway agrees to build a line from Moncton, New Brunswick to Quebec, then on a more northerly route than on any other transcontinental line to a point on the British Columbia Coast, which was to become Prince Rupert. The part between Moncton and Winnipeg was to be known as the National Transcontinental Railway and was to be built by the government. The line west of Winnipeg, to be known as the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, was to be built by the Grand Trunk itself in the year 1903.
Oct 25 In the year 1903 senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin
Oct 26 On this day in history herbert Stanley Oakeley, composer, dies at 73
Oct 26 Yerba Buena is 1st Key System ferry to cross SF Bay in the year 1903.
Oct 28 Evelyn A Waugh, London, author (Brideshead Revisited, Scoop) in the year 1903.
Oct 28 The birth of Evelyn Waugh, English novelist on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1903 vivian Ellis, composer
Oct 30 Konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer in the year 1903.
Nov 01 Don Robey, US gospel singer on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1903 [Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies
Nov 02 On this day in history lyceum Theater (New Lyceum) opens at 149 W 45th St NYC
Nov 03 Colombia grants Panama independence on this day in history.
Nov 03 Panama Declares Its Independence from Colombia on this day in history.