On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1857

Historical Events

  • Second Opium War: France and the United Kingdom declare war on China

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Bruneau, composer
1857 Highlights

About March 3, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces