1903

1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1903rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 903rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 3rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1900s decade. As of the start of 1903, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January

February

March

April

April 29: The Frank Slide occurs

May

June

July 23: 1903 Ford Model A.

July

August

September

October

November

December 17: The Wright Flyer in the air, the first airplane flight, by Orville Wright.

December

Date unknown

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October


November

December

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Unknown date

Nobel Prizes

Nobel medal.png

Sources

Uses material from the Wikipedia article 1903, released under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license.