On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1903

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Mansfield, American politician (Sen-D-Montana 1953-77) majority whip, born in New York City (d. 2001)
  • Morgan Conway, American actor (Dick Tracy, Brother Orchid), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1981)
  • Nikolai Lopatnikoff, Estonian-American composer (Variazioni Concertanti), born in Reval, Russian Empire (now Tallinn, Estonia) (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Roy Bean, American jurist
1903 Highlights

About March 16, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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