On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1848

Historical Events

Historic Expedition

German explorer Ludwig Leichhardt is seen for the last time at McPherson's Station, Coogoon, before he disappears on the same expedition to reach the Swan River in Australia

  • Thomas Douglas becomes 1st public teacher in San Francisco
1848 Highlights

About April 3, 1848

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries