What Happened on July 3, 1883

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • SS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science & Sanity)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Franz Kafka, Czech author (Metamorphosis, Trial, Amerika), born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1924)

Writer Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka
  • Moses Leverock Crossley, US bio-chemist