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What Happened on November 3, 1854

Famous Birthdays

  • Jokichi Takamine, Japanese-American biochemist who isolated adrenaline (epinephrine), which causes the body to respond to emergencies, the first pure hormone isolated from natural sources, born in Takaoka, Toyama, Japan (d. 1922)
1854 Highlights

About November 3, 1854

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio