On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1903

Historical Events

  • American Power Boat Association forms
  • Highlanders (Yankees) 1st game in New York at Hilltop Park vs Washington Senators, lose 3-1 before 11,950

Famous Birthdays

  • Daphne Akhurst Cozens, Australian tennis player (Australasian C'ship singles 1925, 26, 28, 29, 30), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1933)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Ramsey, American politician (1st Governor of Minnesota Territory), dies at 87
1903 Highlights

About April 22, 1903

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus