On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Gregory Pincus, American biologist and inventor (birth control pill), born in Woodbine, New Jersey (d. 1903)
  • Ward Bond, American actor (Wagon Train, It's a Wonderful Life), born in Benkelman, Nebraska (d. 1960)
  • Willem Pee, Belgian linguist, born in Bruges, Belgium (d. 1986)
1903 Highlights

About April 9, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries