Historical Events In 1903
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Dec 27 The barbershop quartet favorite, Sweet Adeline, was sung for the first time -- in New York City in the year 1903.
Dec 28 Clyde Fitch's "Glad of It," premieres in NYC in the year 1903.
Dec 28 On this day in history george [Robert] Gissing, English novelist, dies at 46
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 French Equatorial Africa separates into Gabon, Chad & Ubangi-Shari in the year 1903.
Dec 30 600 people die in a fire at the Iroquois Theater in Chicago in the year 1903.
Dec 30 On this day in history 602 die as flames swept through Iroquois Theater in Chicago
Dec 30 American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans on this day in history.
Dec 30 Electric arc lamp sets fire to Iroquois theater in Chicago leaving 602 dead in one of the deadliest blazes in American history on this day in history.