On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1903

Historical Events

  • Fall of the Sokoto Caliphate in Northern Nigeria, the British claim supremacy on over 500,000 square miles

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolas Beets [Hildebrand], Dutch writer (Camera Obscura) and theologian, dies at 88
1903 Highlights

About March 13, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces