On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Litten, German jurist (d. 1938)

Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig, American Baseball Hall of Fame first baseman (6 x World Series, 2 x AL MVP), born in NYC, New York (d. 1941)

  • Wally Hammond, England cricket batsman (7,249 Test runs @ 58.45), born in Dover, England (d.1965)
1903 Highlights

About June 19, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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