On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1903

Historical Events

  • Lyric Theater opens at 213 W 42nd St NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Grayson L. Kirk, 14th President of Columbia University (1953-68), born in Jeffersonville, Ohio (d. 1997)
  • Josephine Hutchinson, American actress (Story of Louis Pasteur), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1998)
1903 Highlights

About October 12, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra