On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1903

Historical Events

  • 1st Highlander (Yankee) shut-out victory 1-0 over White Sox

Historic Event

Ford Motors under Henry Ford incorporates

  • Pepsi Cola company forms
  • Reichstag elections with gains for the Social Democratic Party of Germany

Historic Event

Roald Amundsen commences the first east-west navigation of the Northwest Passage by leaving Oslo, Norway


Famous Birthdays

  • Huldreich Georg Fruh, composer
1903 Highlights

About June 16, 1903

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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