On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1896

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British naval officer David Beatty is seconded to the Egyptian government and appointed second in command of the river flotilla

British Admiral of the Fleet David Beatty
British Admiral of the Fleet
David Beatty

1896 Highlights

About June 3, 1896

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini