On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1852

Historical Events

  • America's first intercollegiate sporting event takes place as the Harvard heavyweight rowing crew beats Yale by 2 lengths over 2 miles on Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire
1852 Highlights

About August 3, 1852

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo