On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Ichizo Kobayashi, Japanese businessman (d. 1957)

Famous Deaths

  • John Lodge Ellerton, British classical composer (The Bridal of Triermain, Domenica), dies at 71
1873 Highlights

About January 3, 1873

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn