On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1884

Historical Events

  • Dow Jones publishes its 1st stock index, the Dow Jones Transportation Average

Famous Birthdays

  • Moses Leverock Crossley, Dutch bio-chemist, born in Saba, Dutch West Indies
1884 Highlights

About July 3, 1884

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer