On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Édouard Drumont, French anti-semitic journalist, born in Paris (d. 1917)
  • Richard D'Oyly Carte, English opera impresario (Gilbert & Sullivan operas), born in London (d. 1901)
1844 Highlights

About May 3, 1844

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 176 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus