On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1877

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Raoul Dufy, French Fauvist painter (Palm)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Pocock, British explorer, drowned in the Congo
  • Ludwig Ritter von Köchel, Austrian musicologist (b. 1800)
  • Sophie of Württemberg, Queen of Netherlands as wife of William III, dies at 58