On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1752

Historical Events

  • Britain and the British Empire (including the American colonies) adopt the Gregorian Calendar, losing 11 days. People riot thinking the government stole 11 days of their lives
1752 Highlights

About September 3, 1752

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 269 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo