On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Kuhn, Austrian-German biochemist (Nobel 1938-work on carotenoids and vitamins), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1967)
  • Ulrich Inderbinen, Swiss mountain guide, born in Zermatt, Valais (d. 2004)
1900 Highlights

About December 3, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius