On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1803

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gorrie, American scientist and inventor (cold-air process of refrigeration), born in Charleston, South Carolina (d. 1855)
1803 Highlights

About October 3, 1803

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 216 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra