What Happened on June 3, 1899

Historical Events

Cricket History

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg von Bekesy, Hungarian-American physician and physiologist (Nobel Prize in Physioloy or Medicine 1961 for work on the inner ear), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1972)
Born in 1899

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Baptist Strauss Jr., Austrian composer (Waltz King), dies at 73
1899 Highlights

About June 3, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini