On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1903

Historical Events

  • Colombia grants independence to Panama
  • Giovanni Giolitti becomes Prime Minister of Italy; a progressive liberal, he will hold his post through most of the next decade and introduce social, agrarian and labor reforms

Famous Birthdays

  • Walker Evans, American photographer (Fortune Magazine), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1975)
1903 Highlights

About November 3, 1903

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio