On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1875

Famous Deaths

  • Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68
  • Pierre Larousse, French editor (b. 1817)
1875 Highlights

About January 3, 1875

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn