On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1903

Historical Events

  • Boston Beaneater Wiley Piatt is only 20th-century pitcher to lose 2 complete games in one day, falling to Pittsburgh 1-0 & 5-3
  • Yanks & White Sox end deadlocked at 6-6 in 18

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Revere, American actress, (A Place in the Sun), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)

Person of interestGeorge Orwell

George Orwell [Eric Arthur Blair], British author (Animal Farm, 1984), born in Motihari, British India (d. 1950)

1903 Highlights

About June 25, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer