On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1903

Historical Events

  • Barney Dreyfuss & James Potter buy Philadelphia Phillies for $170,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Vincente Minnelli, director (An American in Paris, Gigi), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1986)

Famous Deaths

  • Girolamo de Rada, Albanian poet (Skanderbeku), dies at 88
1903 Highlights

About February 28, 1903

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces