On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Hopkins, American jazz stride pianist, arranger, bandleader, and musical director (Josephine Baker), born in Alexandria, Virginia (d. 1984)
  • Karl Hanke, Official of the Nazi Party (NSDAP) of Nazi Germany, born in LubaƄ, Poland (d. 1945)
1903 Highlights

About August 24, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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