What Happened on August 3, 1877

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Georg Lickl, Austrian pianist, physharmonica (type of harmonium) player, and composer, dies at 75
  • William Butler Ogden, American real estate investor, politician (1st Mayor of Chicago, 1837-38), railroad executive (president of Union Pacific, 1862-63), and philanthropist, dies at 72
1877 Highlights

About August 3, 1877

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo