On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles [Andy] Correll, US radio comedian
  • Larry MacPhail, American Baseball Hall of Fame executive (Cincinnati Reds, Brooklyn Dodgers, New York Yankees), born in Cass City, Michigan (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths

  • C. H. D. Buys Ballot, Dutch meteorologist (Buys Ballot's law), dies at 72