On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1836

Famous Birthdays

  • Sakamoto Ryoma, Japanese revolutionary (d. 1867)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Witt, German cellist and composer (Jena Symphony; The Suffering Saviour), dies at 65
1836 Highlights

About January 3, 1836

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 186 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn