On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1863

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

16th US President Abraham Lincoln
16th US President
Abraham Lincoln

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? 157 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra