What Happened on January 1, 1903

Historical Events

Royal Coronation

In Delhi, a great durbar, or formal reception, marks the coronation of King Edward VII as Emperor of India; the British release some 16,000 prisoners in honor of the occasion

Historic Event

President Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Roosevelt unveil new renovations to The White House, including a new West Wing

1903 Highlights

About January 1, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn