On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1283

Historical Events

  • Dafydd ap Gruffydd, Prince of Gwynedd, Wales, becomes the first person executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered

Famous Deaths

  • Dafydd ap Gruffyd, last monarch of Gwynnedd (North-Wales), dies
1283 Highlights

About October 3, 1283

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 737 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra