September 1903 calendar

September 1903

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1903.
The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1903: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1903?


  • 06 Sep 1903 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure of Creeping Man (BG)
  • 07 Sep 1903 Federation of American Motorcyclists organized in New York.
  • 09 Sep 1903 6 km long Engadin-railroad tunnel of Switzerland inaugurated
  • 11 Sep 1903 The first race at The Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wisconsin is held. It is the oldest major speedway in the world.
  • 14 Sep 1903 New York Giants Red Ames no-hits Saint Louis, 5-0 in a five inning game.
  • 15 Sep 1903 Queen Wilhelmina calls railroad strikers criminals
  • 17 Sep 1903 Boston Pilgrims clinch AL pennant, beating Cleveland, 14-3
  • 19 Sep 1903 King Leopold II deny Belgian cruelty in Congo
  • 21 Sep 1903 1st cowboy film Kit Carson, premieres in US
  • 22 Sep 1903 Italo Marchiony granted patent for the ice cream cone.
  • 24 Sep 1903 Alfred Deakin succeeds Edmund Baston as Australia Premier
  • 27 Sep 1903 Wreck of the Old 97, a train crash made famous by the song of the same name.
  • 29 Sep 1903 Prussia becomes the first locality to require mandatory drivers licenses for operators of motor vehicles.
  • 30 Sep 1903 The new Gresham's School is officially opened by Field Marshal Sir Evelyn Wood.
  • 07 Sep 1903 The Ottoman Empire launches a counter-offensive against the Strandzha Commune, which dissolves.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in September 1903?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Beautiful Bird, Sing On
  2. - Hurrah for Baffin's Bay
  3. - The Rosary
  4. - You Can't Fool All the People All the Time
  5. - Congo Love Song


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?