November 3, 1883 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • American Old West: Self-described "Black Bart the poet" gets away with his last stagecoach robbery, but leaves an incriminating clue that eventually leads to his capture
  • Race riots in Danville Virginia (4 blacks killed)
  • US Supreme Court decides federal courts have no jurisdiction over Native American tribal Council (Ex parte Crow Dog)