On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Moore, Russian-born British engineer (walked across US in 86 days in 1960), born in Russia (d. 1977)
  • Haldan Keffer Hartline, American biophysicist (Nobel 1967), born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania (d. 1983)
  • Marc Lavry, Israeli composer, born in Riga, Latvia (d. 1967)
1903 Highlights

About December 22, 1903

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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