What Happened on January 21, 1903

Historical Events

Houdini Escapes

Harry Houdini escapes from Halvemaansteeg police station in Amsterdam

  • International Theater (Majestic, Park) opens at 5 Columbus Circle, NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Hermanus Schaepman 'the doctor', Dutch poet, Roman Catholic priest, theologian, and politician, dies at 58

About January 21, 1903

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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