Wednesday February 18, 1903
US date format: 2/18/1903, UK date format: 18/2/1903
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 18, 1903). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Nikolaj V and Nikolai Podgorny.
Battle Royal, directed by Kinji Fukasaku, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
But much more happened that day: find out below..