What Happened In July 1903 In History
Historical Events for July, 1903
- 1st » Start of 1903 Tour de France called first Tour de France Bicycle racing e.g bicycle race.
- 4th » Philippine–American War officially is concluded.
- 9th » Future Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin is exiled to Siberia for three years.
- 19th » Maurice Garin wins the 1903 Tour de France e.g first Tour de France.
- 20th » The Ford Motor Company ships its first car.
- 21st » Battle of Ciudad Bolívar, a victory of federal army of Juan Vicente Gómez over forces of general Nicolás Rolando.
- 23rd » The Ford Motor Company sells its first car.
Famous Birthdays on July in 1903
- 1st » Amy Johnson, English pilot (d. 1941)
- 1st » Beatrix Lehmann, English actress, director, and author (d. 1979)
- 2nd » Alec Douglas-Home, English politician, 66th Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1995)
- 2nd » Olav V of Norway (d. 1991)
- 3rd » Ace Bailey, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1992)
- 4th » Flor Peeters, Belgian organist, composer, and educator (d. 1986)
- 5th » Willem Peters, Dutch triple jumper (d. 1995)
- 6th » Hugo Theorell, Swedish biochemist, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine e.g Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1982)
- 7th » Ralph Tarrant, English super-centenarian (d. 2013)
- 9th » Arthur Walworth, American author (d. 2005)
- 10th » Werner Best, German SS officer and jurist (d. 1989)
- 10th » John Wyndham, English author (d. 1969)
- 11th » Vilyam Genrikhovich Fisher, Russian colonel (d. 1971)
- 11th » Sidney Franklin (bullfighter) named Sidney Franklin, American bullfighter (d. 1976)
- 13th » Kenneth Clark, English historian and author (d. 1983)
- 14th » Irving Stone, American author (d. 1989)
- 15th » Walter D. Edmonds, American author (d. 1998)
- 15th » K. Kamaraj, Indian politician (d. 1975)
- 16th » Fritz Bauer, German judge (d. 1968)
- 16th » Carmen Lombardo, Canadian singer-songwriter (d. 1971)
- 18th » Chill Wills, American actor and singer (d. 1978)
- 21st » Roy Neuberger, American businessman and financier, co-founded Neuberger Berman (d. 2010)
- 26th » Estes Kefauver, American politician (d. 1963)
- 27th » Nikolay Cherkasov, Russian actor (d. 1966)
- 27th » Michail Stasinopoulos, Greek jurist and politician, President of Greece (d. 2002)
Famous Deaths for July 1903
- 2nd » Ed Delahanty, American baseball player (b. 1867)
- 9th » Alphonse Francois Renard, Belgian geologist and photographer (b. 1842)
- 20th » Pope Leo XIII (b. 1810)
- 22nd » Cassius Marcellus Clay (politician) known as Cassius Marcellus Clay, American lawyer, publisher, and politician (b. 1810)
Year 1903 events in history for the month of July
Historical events for the year 1903 by month