On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Korzybski, Polish-American scientist and philosopher, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1950)
  • Philippe Gaubert, French flautist, conductor (Paris Opéra, 1919-41), composer, and teacher (Paris Conservatoire), born in Cahors, France (d. 1941)
1879 Highlights

About July 3, 1879

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer