On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1903

Historical Events

  • Due to drought the US side of Niagara Falls runs short of water

Famous Birthdays

  • Ain-Ervin Mere, Estonian Nazi (d. 1969)
  • Morley Callaghan, Canadian author (Toronto Star, Native Argosy)
  • Robert Weede, American baritone (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick William Farrar, writer/dean (Canterbury 1895-1903), dies
  • Hugo Filipp Jakob Wolf, Austrian composer (Corregidor), dies at 42
1903 Highlights

About February 22, 1903

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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