On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1903

Historical Events

  • British newspaper "Daily Mirror" begins publishing
  • Lyceum Theater (New Lyceum) opens at 149 W 45th St NYC
  • New Amsterdam Theater opens at 214 W 42nd St NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Travis Jackson, American Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop (World Series 1933; MLB All Star 1934; NY Giants), born in Waldo, Arkansas (d. 1987)
1903 Highlights

About November 2, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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