On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1899

Historical Events

  • J S Thurman patents motor-driven vacuum cleaner

Famous Birthdays

  • Gertrude Berg, American actress (Molly Goldberg-Goldbergs), born in Harlem, New York (d. 1966)
1899 Highlights

About October 3, 1899

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra