On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1903

Historical Events

  • Tommy Corcoran sets MLB record for shortstops when he records 14 assists in Cincinnati's 4 - 2 win v St. Louis Cardinals

Famous Birthdays

Louis Leakey

Louis Leakey, British paleoanthropologist and archaeologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal), born in Kabete, Kenya (d. 1972)

  • SaburĊ Moroi, Japanese composer and educator, born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1977)
1903 Highlights

About August 7, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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