What Happened on April 3, 1882

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American outlaw Jesse James is killed by Robert Ford at home in St Joseph

Outlaw Jesse James
Outlaw
Jesse James
  • Wood block alarm invented, when alarm rang, it dropped 20 wood blocks

Famous Birthdays

  • Simon Elzinga, Dutch educator

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Wilhelm Kucken, composer, dies at 71

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jesse James, outlaw, shot dead at 34, in St Joseph Mo by Robert Ford

Outlaw Jesse James
Outlaw
Jesse James