1903

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This article is about the year 1903. For the rifle, see M1903 Springfield.
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1903 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1903
MCMIII
Ab urbe condita 2656
Armenian calendar 1352
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԲ
Assyrian calendar 6653
Bahá'í calendar 59–60
Bengali calendar 1310
Berber calendar 2853
British Regnal year Edw. 7 – 3 Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar 2447
Burmese calendar 1265
Byzantine calendar 7411–7412
Chinese calendar 壬寅(Water Tiger)
4599 or 4539
    — to —
癸卯年 (Water Rabbit)
4600 or 4540
Coptic calendar 1619–1620
Discordian calendar 3069
Ethiopian calendar 1895–1896
Hebrew calendar 5663–5664
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1959–1960
 - Shaka Samvat 1824–1825
 - Kali Yuga 5003–5004
Holocene calendar 11903
Igbo calendar 903–904
Iranian calendar 1281–1282
Islamic calendar 1320–1321
Japanese calendar Meiji 36
(明治36年)
Javanese calendar 1832–1833
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4236
Minguo calendar 9 before ROC
民前9年
Nanakshahi calendar 435
Thai solar calendar 2445–2446

1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) 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 1918.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

Main article: January 1903

February[edit]

Main article: February 1903

March[edit]

Main article: March 1903

April[edit]

April 29: The Frank Slide occurs

May[edit]

June[edit]

Main article: June 1903
July 23: 1903 Ford Model A.

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December 17: The first flight by Orville Wright.

December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

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Nobel Prizes[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2,000 Killed in Earthquake". Harrisburg Daily Independent. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania). 28 May 1903. p. 1. 
  2. ^ "Women in Transportation – Changing America's History: Reference Materials" (PDF). United States Department of Transportation. March 1998. p. 10. Retrieved 2012-08-21. 
  3. ^ "U.S. Cartridge Company" (PDF). Lowell Land Trust. Retrieved 2013-02-06. 
  4. ^ Scott, Alfred P. (1965). "Wreck of the Old 97: The Origins of a Modern Traditional Ballad" (pdf). Retrieved 2011-11-25.