On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet
  • Emile Paladilhe, French composer, born in Montpellier, France (d. 1926)
  • Garret Hobart, American politician (R) 24th US Vice President (1897-99), born in Long Branch, New Jersey (d. 1899)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Antoine, French Duke of Angoulême and General of France, dies at 68
1844 Highlights

About June 3, 1844

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 176 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini