On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1903

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Robey, US gospel singer
  • Edward "Carji" Greeves, Australian rules footballer (d. 1963)
  • Gerard "Ge" Nabrink, Dutch anarchist/co-founder (NVSH)
  • Jean Tardieu, French dramatist, born in St Germain de Joux (d. 1995)
  • Max Adrian, Irish actor (Devils, Music Lover), born in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh (d. 1973)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestTheodor Mommsen

Theodor Mommsen, German historian and scholar (Nobel Prize in Literature 1902), dies at 85

Historian Theodor Mommsen
Theodor Mommsen