On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Heilmann, American baseball hall of famer outfielder (Detroit), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1951)
  • Johan van Maarseveen, Dutch Minister of Justice and Internal minister, born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • George Inness, American landscape painter (Delaware Water Gap), dies at 69
1894 Highlights

About August 3, 1894

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo