On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1868

Historical Events

  • A Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever - a 50-foot tidal wave

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies of pneumonia at 71
1868 Highlights

About April 3, 1868

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries