On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Bolesław Szabelski, Polish organist and composer, born in Radoryż (d. 1979)
  • John Urzidil, Austrian-American writer (Die erbeuteten Frauen), born in Prague (d. 1970)
1896 Highlights

About December 3, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius