Historical Events In September - 03
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1901 On September - 03 boer General Smuts enters Kiba Drift in Cape Colony
1901 Eduard A van Beinum, Dutch musician/conductor on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the Illustrious Client"
1902 Pittsburgh Pirates, win earliest pennent (full season) on September - 03.
1902 Mantan Moreland, Monroe LA, comedian (Charlie Chan, Spirit of Youth) on September - 03.
1903 On September - 03 resolute beats Shamrock III (England) in 13th America's Cup
1903 On September - 03 willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist/church historian
1904 St Louis Olympics close on September - 03.
1904 On this day in history st Louis Olympics closes
1905 On September - 03 carl David Anderson, NYC, physicist (1936 Nobel Prize for physics)
1906 Phila Giants win Negro Championship Cup in Phila before 10,000 fans on September - 03.
1907 Andrew Brewin, Canada, lawyer/cofound New Democratic Party on September - 03.
1908 On September - 03 james Barries "What Every Woman Knows," premieres in London
1908 Cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies on September - 03.
1910 Dorothy Maynor, Norfolk Va, soprano/founder (Harlem School of Arts) on this day in history.
1911 31st US Mens Tennis: Wm A Larned beats Maurice E McLoughlin (64 64 62) on this day in history.
1912 World's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy, they use lead toseaal the cans!! on this day in history.
1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke," premieres on September - 03.
1913 The birth of Alan Ladd, American film actor on September - 03.
1913 Alan Ladd, Hot Springs AR, actor (Shane, Carpetbaggers) on this day in history.
1914 British expeditionary army/general Lanrezacs army attacks the Marne on September - 03.
1914 Kitty Carlisle Hart, New Orleans La, actress (Animal Crackers) on this day in history.
1914 Ferdinand AR Cabrera, Spanish/German of emperor Wilhelm II, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1915 Abel Ehrlich, composer on this day in history.
1916 Allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun on September - 03.
1916 Memphis Slim, [Peter Chatman], rocker on September - 03.
1917 1st night bombing of London by German fighter planes on this day in history.
1917 On September - 03 eddie "Brat" Stanky, Phil Rizzuto's nemisis/2nd baseman (Dodgers)
1917 On this day in history fanya Kaplan, Russian who shot at Lenin on Aug 30th, executed
1918 On September - 03 5 soldiers hanged for alleged participation in Houston riot of 1917
1918 38th US Mens Tennis: R L Murray beats William T Tilden (63 61 75) on this day in history.
1918 Helen Wagner, Lubbock Tx, actress (Nancy-As The World Turns) on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history 16th Davis Cup: USA beats Japan in New York (5-0)
1922 Rosendo Ejercito Santos, composer on this day in history.