On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1856

Famous Deaths

  • Adolfo Fumagalli, composer, dies at 27
  • Adolphe Charles Adam, French composer/critic (Giselle), dies at 52
1856 Highlights

About May 3, 1856

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus