On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1764

Famous Birthdays

  • √Člisabeth of France, princess of France, youngest sister of king Louis XVI, born in Versailles, France (d. 1794)

Famous Deaths

  • Francesco Algarotti, Italian art collector and encyclopedist (Viaggio in Russia), dies at 53
1764 Highlights

About May 3, 1764

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 256 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus