What Happened on July 2, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • AL/NL batting champ Ed Delahanty, disappears, found dead days later
  • Pitcher Jack Doscher, 1 son of a major leaguer debuts with Cubs

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, (C) British PM (1963-64)
  • Olav AFEC of Schleswig-Holstein-S-G, King Olav V of Norway (1957-91)

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Delahanty, American Hall of Fame baseball player (b. 1867)