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What Happened on January 11, 1903

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Person of interestAlan Paton

Alan Paton, South African author (Cry, the Beloved Country, Too Late the Phalarope) and anti-apartheid activist, born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (d. 1988)

Author and Apartheid Activist Alan Paton
Author and Apartheid Activist
Alan Paton

1903 Highlights

About January 11, 1903

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn