On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1903

Historical Events

  • The Sultan agrees to an Austro-Russian plan to reform the government of Macedonia in yet another effort to stifle the rising disorder among the rival Bulgarian
  • The US and Cuba sign an agreement by which Cuba releases Guantanamo and Bahia Hondo to the US for naval stations

Famous Birthdays

  • Grigori V Aleksandrov, Russian director (Veselye Rebjata)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Cahen, composer, dies at 57
  • Friedrich Grutzmacher, composer, dies at 70
1903 Highlights

About February 23, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces