On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1903

Historical Events

  • Dutch Press museum opens in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Blacher, German composer (Orchester-Ornament), born in Yingkou, China (d. 1975)
  • Francis L. Sullivan, British actor (Great Expectations, Oliver Twist, Missing Rembrandt), born in London, England (d. 1956)
  • Maurice Abravanel, American classical music conductor, born in Thessaloniki, Greece (d. 1993)
  • Stanley Smith, American actor (Honey, King of Jazz, Soup to Nuts), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1974)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein (23) weds Mileva Maric

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein

1903 Highlights

About January 6, 1903

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn