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)
  • 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? 125 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn