Historical Events In 1903
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Oct 09 In the year 1903 11" (28.4 cm) rainfall in 24 hrs (NYC)
Oct 09 In the year 1903 11" rainfall in 24 hrs (NYC)
Oct 09 In the year 1903 walter O'Malley, baseball team owner (Dodgers)
Oct 10 Charles T von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha, Count of Flanders/prince in the year 1903.
Oct 12 In the year 1903 grayson Kirk, Jeffersonville Ohio, educator
Oct 12 In the year 1903 lyric Theater opens at 213 W 42nd St NYC
Oct 13 In the year 1903 jens Bjerre, composer
Oct 13 Pirates beats Pilgrims (Red Sox) 5 games to 3 in 1st World Series in the year 1903.
Oct 16 In the year 1903 homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
Oct 16 In the year 1903 mario Pilati, composer
Oct 17 Irene Ryan, El Paso Texas, actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies) in the year 1903.
Oct 18 Ambrose Thibodeaux, cajun accordionist on this day in history.
Oct 19 Vittorio Giannini, composer in the year 1903.
Oct 20 John Lodge, Washington DC, actor (Witchmaker) in the year 1903.
Oct 20 On this day in history uS wins disputed boundary between District of Alaska & Canada
Oct 20 US wins disputed boundary between the District of Alaska & Canada on this day in history.
Oct 22 George Beadle, US biologist (Nobel 1958) in the year 1903.
Oct 23 Francis Ellingwood Abbot, theologian (Scientific Theism), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer
Oct 24 In the year 1903 1st trotter to run a mile under 2 minutes (Lou Dillon 1:58.1)
Oct 24 George Sutton becomes billiard champ in the year 1903.
Oct 24 The National Transcontinental Railway Act is passed. In order to expand into Western Canada the Grand Trunk Railway agrees to build a line from Moncton, New Brunswick to Quebec, then on a more northerly route than on any other transcontinental line to a point on the British Columbia Coast, which was to become Prince Rupert. The part between Moncton and Winnipeg was to be known as the National Transcontinental Railway and was to be built by the government. The line west of Winnipeg, to be known as the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, was to be built by the Grand Trunk itself on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1903 senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin
Oct 26 Herbert Stanley Oakeley, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 26 Yerba Buena is 1st Key System ferry to cross SF Bay on this day in history.
Oct 28 On this day in history evelyn A Waugh, London, author (Brideshead Revisited, Scoop)
Oct 28 On this day in history the birth of Evelyn Waugh, English novelist
Oct 29 In the year 1903 vivian Ellis, composer
Oct 30 On this day in history konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer
Nov 01 In the year 1903 don Robey, US gospel singer
Nov 01 On this day in history [Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies
Nov 02 Lyceum Theater (New Lyceum) opens at 149 W 45th St NYC on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history colombia grants Panama independence
Nov 03 On this day in history panama Declares Its Independence from Colombia