Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 6 months and 10 days
- After Bob Fitzsimmons KOs much larger Jim Corbett to win world Heavyweight championship he says, "The bigger they are, the harder they fall"
- Bronx acquires O'Brien Square
- Charilaos Vasilakos of Greece wins 1st modern marathon in 3:18 [OS]