On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1870

Historical Events

  • US state of Iowa ratifies the 15th Amendment of the United States Constitution allowing suffrage for all races & colour

Famous Birthdays

  • Ada Negri, Italian poet/author (Il Libro di Mara)
  • Franklin Dyall, British actor (Easy Virtue, Atlantic), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1950)
1870 Highlights

About February 3, 1870

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius