On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1903

Historical Events

  • Boston Pilgrims clinch AL pennant, beating Cleveland, 14-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Dolores Costello, American actress (Little Lord Fauntleroy), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1979)
  • Karel Miljon, Dutch boxer (Olympic bronze 1928), born in Amsterdam (d. 1984)
1903 Highlights

About September 17, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo