On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

26th US President Theodore Roosevelt
26th US President
Theodore Roosevelt
US First Lady Edith Roosevelt
US First Lady
Edith Roosevelt