On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1820

Famous Birthdays

  • Luther Orlando Emerson, American composer, born in Parsonsfield, Maine (d. 1915)
  • William Miller, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Ithaca, New York (d. 1909)
1820 Highlights

About August 3, 1820

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo