On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1903

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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 (5-time Australasian C'ship winner), born in Sydney, NSW (d. 1933)

Famous Deaths

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