On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1903

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecile de Brunhoff, French storyteller (d. 2003)
  • Mario Pilati, composer
  • Rex Bell [George Francis Beldam], American cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns) and 21st Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1962)