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June 3, 1877 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Raoul Dufy, French Fauvist painter (Palm), born in Le Havre, France (d. 1953)

Deaths in History

  • Frank Pocock, British explorer, drowned in the Congo while travelling with Stanley
  • Sophie of Württemberg, Queen of Netherlands as wife of William III, dies at 58
1877 in History