On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1883

Historical Events

  • SS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestFranz Kafka

Franz Kafka, Czech author (Metamorphosis, Trial, Amerika), born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1924)

Writer Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka

1883 Highlights

About July 3, 1883

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer