What Happened on September 3, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecil Parker, British actor (The Lady Vanishes, Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities), born in Hastings, East Sussex, England (d. 1971)
  • Francisco Mignone, Brazilian composer, born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 1986)
  • Sally Benson, American writer (Meet me in St. Louis), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1972)