On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 2016

Historical Events

  • A week of heavy rains in Germany and France leave 10 dead and closing Paris museums along the Seine, including the Louve

Famous Deaths

  • Dave Swarbrick, British folk fiddler, and songwriter (Fairport Convention; Martin Carthy), dies pneumonia at 75

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali [Cassius Clay], American boxer (world heavyweight champion 1964-7 74-8), dies of respiratory illness at 74


2016 Highlights

About June 3, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini