On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Nicolaas Voormolen, Dutch composer (d. 1980)
  • Juanita Hansen, American actress (Fast Company, Broadway Love), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 1961)
  • Matthew B Ridgway, US gen (WW II/China/Nicaragua/Korea/NATO)
  • Ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist (1st winner of the Nobel prize in economics-1969), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Robert Gordon, American silent film actor (Loveless), born in Belleville, Kansas (d. 1971)
1895 Highlights

About March 3, 1895

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces