On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1903

Historical Events

  • May coup d'etat: Alexander Obrenovich, King of Serbia, and Queen Draga, are assassinated in Belgrade by the Black Hand (Crna Ruka) organization

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBob Hope

Bob Hope [Leslie Townes Hope], English-born American actor, comedian and entertainer, born in London (d. 2003)

Entertainer and TV Personality Bob Hope
Entertainer and TV Personality
Bob Hope

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Price, American architect (Ch√Ęteau Frontenac), dies at 57
1903 Highlights

About May 29, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini