On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • James "Bubber" Miley, American jazz trumpet and cornet player (Duke Ellington, 1923-29 - "East St. Louis Toodle-Oo"; "Black And Tan Fantasy"), born in Aiken, South Carolina (d. 1932)
  • Peter Huchel, German poet, born near Berlin (d. 1981)
1903 Highlights

About April 3, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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