On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1826

Famous Birthdays

  • Hormuzd Rassam, Assyrian archaeologist (discovered Epic of Gilgamesh, world's oldest piece of literature), born in Mosul, Ottoman Empire (d. 1910)

Famous Deaths

  • Jens I Baggesen, Danish writer/linguist (Labyrinth), dies
1826 Highlights

About October 3, 1826

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 195 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra