On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Reynolds, American baseball outfielder (2nd player in MLB history to hit home runs in 3 consecutive innings 1930; Chicago WS), born in LaRue, Texas (d. 1978)
  • Georg Rendl, Austria miner/beekeeper/writer (The Bees Novel)

Famous Deaths

  • George Gabriel Stokes, Irish physicist & mathematician (spectroscope), dies at 83
1903 Highlights

About February 1, 1903

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius