On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Mykolayovich Lyatoshyns'ky, Ukrainian composer and the father of modern Ukrainian music, born in Zhytomyr, Russian Empire (d. 1968)
  • Borys Lyatoshynsky, Ukrainian composer, conductor, and teacher, born in Zhytomyr, Russian Empire (now Ukraine) (d. 1968)
  • Mihail Andricu, composer

Famous Deaths

  • James Merritt Ives, American lithographer and businessman (Currier and Ives), dies at 70
1895 Highlights

About January 3, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn