On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Dodie Smith, English novelist and playwright (101 Dalmatians), born in Whitefield, Lancashire, England (d. 1990)
  • Karl Allmenröder, German World War I flying Ace, born in Wald, Rhine Province, Germany (d. 1917)
1896 Highlights

About May 3, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus