On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1903

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Vincent d'Indy's opera "L'etranger" premieres in Brussels

Composer Vincent d'Indy
Composer
Vincent d'Indy

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Napier, British actor (The Sword in the Stone, Batman), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1988)
  • Albrecht Haushofer, German geographer and writer, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1903)
  • Shalva Azmayparashvili, Georgian composer and conductor, born in Tbilisi (d. 1957)
  • Vladimir Alexandrovich Vlasov, Russian composer and conductor, born in Moscow (d. 1986)
1903 Highlights

About January 7, 1903

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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