Historical Events In 1903
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Oct 09 11" (28.4 cm) rainfall in 24 hrs (NYC) in the year 1903.
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 Charles T von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha, Count of Flanders/prince in the year 1903.
Oct 12 On this day in history grayson Kirk, Jeffersonville Ohio, educator
Oct 12 Lyric Theater opens at 213 W 42nd St NYC on this day in history.
Oct 13 Jens Bjerre, composer in the year 1903.
Oct 13 Pirates beats Pilgrims (Red Sox) 5 games to 3 in 1st World Series on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1903 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
Oct 16 Mario Pilati, composer on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1903 irene Ryan, El Paso Texas, actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies)
Oct 18 Ambrose Thibodeaux, cajun accordionist in the year 1903.
Oct 19 Vittorio Giannini, composer in the year 1903.
Oct 20 In the year 1903 john Lodge, Washington DC, actor (Witchmaker)
Oct 20 In the year 1903 uS wins disputed boundary between District of Alaska & Canada
Oct 20 In the year 1903 uS wins disputed boundary between the District of Alaska & Canada
Oct 22 George Beadle, US biologist (Nobel 1958) in the year 1903.
Oct 23 On this day in history francis Ellingwood Abbot, theologian (Scientific Theism), dies at 66
Oct 23 Milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer in the year 1903.
Oct 24 On this day in history 1st trotter to run a mile under 2 minutes (Lou Dillon 1:58.1)
Oct 24 In the year 1903 george Sutton becomes billiard champ
Oct 24 In the year 1903 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.
Oct 25 On this day in history senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin
Oct 26 In the year 1903 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 in the year 1903.
Oct 29 In the year 1903 vivian Ellis, composer
Oct 30 Konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer on this day in history.
Nov 01 Don Robey, US gospel singer in the year 1903.
Nov 01 In the year 1903 [Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies
Nov 02 Lyceum Theater (New Lyceum) opens at 149 W 45th St NYC in the year 1903.
Nov 03 In the year 1903 colombia grants Panama independence
Nov 03 Panama Declares Its Independence from Colombia in the year 1903.