On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1771

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Bernard Desormes, Dijon, French Physicist and Chemist who determined the ratio of the specific heats of gases as well as the exact composition of carbon monoxide and carbon disulphide
  • Sydney Smith, English preacher, reformer and author, born in Woodford, Essex (d. 1845)
1771 Highlights

About June 3, 1771

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 249 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini