What Happened on July 4, 1903

Historical Events

Historic Communication

Pacific Cable (San Francisco, Hawaii, Guam, Philippines) opens, President Theodore Roosevelt sends a message

Famous Birthdays

  • Flor Peeters, Flemish organist and composer (Lied Symphony), born in Tielen, Flanders, Belgium (d. 1986)
  • Rudolf Breslauer, German Jewish photographer (documented Westerbork transit camp), born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1945)
Born in 1903
1903 Highlights

About July 4, 1903

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer