Historical Events In 1903
Monday, 17 May 2021
Dec 27 The barbershop quartet favorite, Sweet Adeline, was sung for the first time -- in New York City in the year 1903.
Dec 28 On this day in history clyde Fitch's "Glad of It," premieres in NYC
Dec 28 George [Robert] Gissing, English novelist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history john von Neumann, mathematician/astronomer (Bocher Award 1938)
Dec 29 On this day in history clyde McCoy, jazz trumpeter/bandleader
Dec 29 In the year 1903 french Equatorial Africa separates into Gabon, Chad & Ubangi-Shari
Dec 30 On this day in history 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago.
Dec 30 In the year 1903 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago
Dec 30 On this day in history american Political Science Association founded at New Orleans
Dec 30 On this day in history electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history