On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1903

Historical Events

  • Limestone slides at Turtle Mountain kill 9 in Frank, Alberta

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Parker, American singer (Arthur Godfrey Show; Masquerade Party), born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul du Chaillu, French American explorer (first modern explorer to confirm existence of gorillas and pygmies) dies between 61-73 [birth date disputed] (b. c. 1835)
1903 Highlights

About April 29, 1903

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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