On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Gubernatorial candidate William Goebel is assassinated in Frankfort, Kentucky
  • Rival forces fight for control of the Union Park ball grounds in Baltimore

Famous Birthdays

  • Mabel Mercer, English cabaret vocalist (Fly Me to the Moon)

Famous Deaths

  • Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33