On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1863

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Abraham Lincoln designates last Thursday in November as Thanksgiving Day

Famous Birthdays

  • Pyotr Kozlov, Russian explorer, born in Dukhovshchina, Russia (d. 1935)
1863 Highlights

About October 3, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra