On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1903

Historical Events

Historic Event

The Women's Social and Political Union was formed by Emmeline Pankhurst to fight for women's rights in Britain.

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Théodore Henri Antoine Meinrad de Belgique, Count of Flanders, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1983)
  • Vernon Duke [Vladimir Alexandrovich Dukelsky], American composer and songwriter ("Taking A Chance On Love"), born in Parafianovo, Russian Empire (d. 1969)
1903 Highlights

About October 10, 1903

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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