On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Baston, American College Football Hall of Fame end (University of Minnesota), born in St. Louis Park, Minnesota (d. 1979)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Schadde, Flemish architect (Antwerp Stock exchange), dies at 76

Person of interestRobert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish novelist (Treasure Island), dies at 45


1894 Highlights

About December 3, 1894

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius