On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1850

Famous Birthdays

  • Paulus Adrianus Daum, Dutch writer, founder and editor (Batavian Newspaper), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1898)
  • Reginald Heber Roe, 1st Vice-Chancellor of the University of Queensland and 2nd Headmaster of Brisbane Grammar School, born in Blandford, Dorset, England (d. 1926)
1850 Highlights

About August 3, 1850

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo