On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • A. L. Rowse, British author and historian, born in Tregonissey, St Austell, Cornwall (d. 1997)
  • Al Leader, Canadian-American Hockey Hall of Fame player, referee and administrator (Western Hockey League), born in Barnsley, Manitoba (d. 1982)
  • Cornell Woolrich, American writer (El Angel Negro), born in NYC, New York (d. 1968)
  • Siro Cisilino, Italian composer and musicologist, born in Mereto di Tomba, Italy (d. 1987)
1903 Highlights

About December 4, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius