On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Bettelheim, Austrian-American psycho-analyst (Uses of Enchantment), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1990)
  • Rudolph Wagner-R├ęgeny, composer, born in Transylvania, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1969)

Famous Deaths

  • August Labitzky, Bohemian composer, dies at 70

1903 Highlights

About August 28, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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