On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1903

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Theodore Roosevelt shuts down post office in Indianola Miss, for refusing to accept its appointed postmistress because she was black

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton van Duinkerken [Willem JMA Asselbergs], literary
1903 Highlights

About January 2, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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