Historical Events on September 3, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British expeditionary army/general Lanrezacs army attack the Marne
  • Cardinal Giacome della Chiesa becomes Pope Benedict XV
  • French troops vacate Rheims
  • Lemburg capital of Galicia, is taken after a three-day battle in which the Russians rout the Austrians
  • Prince Wilhelm von Wied leaves Albania