What Happened on November 3, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Stratten Russell, English marine biologist (plankton life history and linked their depth in the seas to light availability helping explain long-term changes in the ecosystem), born in Bridport, Dorset, England (d. 1984)
  • Karel Salmon, Israeli composer, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1974)
Born in 1897
1897 Highlights

About November 3, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio