On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1903

Historical Events

  • Yerba Buena is first Key System ferry to cross San Francisco Bay

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Oakeley, English composer, dies at 73
  • Victorin de Joncières, French composer, dies at 64
1903 Highlights

About October 26, 1903

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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