What Happened on July 17, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The Russian Social Democratic Workers Party meets, first in Brussels and then London because their leaders have been forced into exile by the Russian Government

Famous Birthdays

  • Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky, composer

Famous Deaths

  • James A McNeill Whistler, US/British writer (Bride Tomorrow), dies at 69