On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1855

Historical Events

  • Indian Wars: In Nebraska, 700 soldiers under American General William S. Harney avenge the Grattan Massacre by attacking a Sioux village, killing 100 men, women, and children.
1855 Highlights

About September 3, 1855

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo