What Happened on August 14, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

James J Jeffries KOs James J Corbett in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion James J. Jeffries
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
James J. Jeffries

Famous Birthdays

  • John Ringling North, circus director (Ringling Bros)
  • Millard Mitchell, actor (12 O'Clock High, Gunfighter), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Ronald Stewart, CEO (London Brick Co)