Historical Events In 1903
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
May 23 1st automobile trip across US from SF to NY, ended April 1 in the year 1903.
May 23 On this day in history the first automobile trip across US from San Fransisco to New York
May 23 In the year 1903 the first direct primary election law in US adopted, by Wisconsin
May 23 Walter Reisch, US, screenwriter (Ninotchka, Gaslight, Titanic) on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1903 aram Katchaturian, Armenian composer, (Earth)
May 26 Estes Kefauver, (Sen-D-Tn) on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1903 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of 3 Gables" (BG)
May 27 On this day in history 37th Belmont: John Bullman aboard Africander wins in 2:21.75
May 27 Queen Wilhelmina opens Berlages Merchants bureau in Amsterdam in the year 1903.
May 28 Gaston Duribreux, Flemish writer (Golden Sail) on this day in history.
May 29 Bob Hope, [Leslie Townes], Kent England, entertainer (famous profile) on this day in history.
May 29 May coup d'etat: Alexander Obrenovich, King of Serbia, and Queen Draga, are assassinated in Belgrade by the Black Hand (Crna Ruka) organization on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history the birth of Bob Hope, US entertainer
May 30 In the year 1903 28th Preakness: W Gannon aboard Flocarline wins in 1:44.8
May 30 Countee Cullen, Balt Md, poet (Black Christ & Other Poems) on this day in history.
Jun 01 Percy William Whitlock, composer in the year 1903.
Jun 02 Netherlands Korfball League forms in the year 1903.
Jun 02 The birth of Johnny Weissmuller, American swimmer and 'Tarzan' on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history a new element, Polonium, discovered by Curie husband and wife team
Jun 06 On this day in history aram Il'yich Khachaturian, Tiflis Georgia, musician/composer (Gayane)
Jun 07 Professor Pierre Curie reveals the discovery of the element Polonium in the year 1903.
Jun 08 On this day in history gerrit C Berkouwer, Dutch theologist (Dogmatic Studies)
Jun 10 Alexander I, King of Serbia are assassinated in the year 1903.
Jun 10 In the year 1903 clyde Beatty, US animal trainer/actor (Big Cage)
Jun 11 In the year 1903 draga Masin, wife of Serbian king Aleksandar I, murdered at 35
Jun 11 In the year 1903 ernie Nevers, NFL fullback (Duluth Eskimos, Chicago Cardinals)
Jun 11 King Alexander and Queen Draga of Belgrade are assassinated by members of the Serbian army in the year 1903.
Jun 12 In the year 1903 niagara Falls, Ontario incorporated as a city
Jun 13 In the year 1903 harold "Red" Grange, "Galloping Ghost" of football (Illinois Bears)
Jun 14 Arthur William Raynes McDonald, radar Pioneer/pilot on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out victory 1-0 over White Sox
Jun 16 On this day in history ford Motors incorporates
Jun 16 On this day in history huldreich Georg Fruh, composer
Jun 17 Michail Swetlow, writer in the year 1903.