On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1860

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Poet and critic Matthew Arnold begins his series of lectures "On Translating Home" as Oxford Professor of Poetry at Oxford University

Poet & Critic Matthew Arnold
Poet & Critic
Matthew Arnold

1860 Highlights

About November 3, 1860

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio