What Happened on June 3, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Belgian King Leopold II claims Congo as his private possession

Famous Birthdays

  • Josephine Baker, American dancer/Parisian night club owner (Folies-Bergere) in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1975)
  • Louis Simmonds, bookseller
  • Norman Gallichan, cricketer (all-rounder in 1 Test NZ v England 1937)
  • Robert Brown Black, British diplomat/gov (Hong Kong)
  • Walter Robins, cricketer (dynamic England leg-spin all-rounder)