On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1767

Historical Events

  • Norway's oldest newspaper still in print, Adresseavisen, is founded (first edition published this date)
  • Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret
1767 Highlights

About July 3, 1767

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 254 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer