On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

W. G. Grace's last day of Test cricket aged 50 yrs 320 days

Cricketer W. G. Grace
W. G. Grace

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg von Bekesy, physician (Nobel-1961), born in Budapest, Hungary

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Baptist Strauss Jr., Austrian composer (Waltz King), dies at 73