On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1896

Historical Events

  • Emperor Wilhelm congratulates President Kruger on the Jameson Raid

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Falcaro, American bowler (National Match Game champion 1929-33), born in Lawrence, New York (d. 1951)
1896 Highlights

About January 3, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn