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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1903

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of anton van Duinkerken, [Willem JMA Asselbergs], literary  

Jan 03   Charles Foulkes, Canada, general was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Joris Diels, Flemish actor/director (Haagsche Comedy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Leighton Lucas, composer was born in the year 1903.  

Jan 05   In the year 1903 birth of harold Gatty, Australian aviator, navigator with Wiley Post (d. 1957)  

Jan 06   Boris Blacher, Newchwang China, German composer (Orchester-Ornament) was born in the year 1903.  

Jan 06   Francis L Sullivan, London England, actor (Missing Rembrandt) was born in the year 1903.  

Jan 06   Maurice Abravanel, Saloniki Greece, conductor/composer was born in the year 1903.  

Famous Deaths In 1903

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history death of alois Hitler, father of Adolf Hitler (b. 1837)  

Jan 04   In the year 1903 geo[rge J H] Poggenbeek, Dutch surrealist painter, dies at 49  

Jan 17   In the year 1903 death of ignaz Wechselmann, Hungarian architect and philanthropist (b. 1828)  

Jan 21   On this day in history hermanus J A M Schaepman, Dutch clergyman/politician, dies at 58  

Jan 28   Augusta Mary Anne Holmes, composer, dies at 55 in the year 1903.  

Feb 01   In the year 1903 george G Stokes, British physicist/pres Royal Society, dies at 83  

Feb 03   Frederick E Kitziger, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1903.  

Feb 11   Henryk Szulc, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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