On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1903

Historical Events

  • NY Wall Street vendor Italo Marchiony [Marcioni] granted patent for a mound for making ice cream cones

Famous Birthdays

  • Tamanishiki San'emon, Japanese sumo wrestler (32nd yokozuna; winner 9 top division yūshō), born in Kōchi, Japan (d. 1938)
1903 Highlights

About December 15, 1903

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius