On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

First Baseball World Series game ever played; Pittsburgh Pirates beat Boston Americans 7-3 at Huntington Avenue; Jimmy Sebring hits first home run; Deacon Phillippe is winning pitcher and Cy Young the loser

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young

Famous Birthdays

  • George Coulouris, British actor (Runaway Bus), born in Manchester, England (d. 1989)