June 3rd |What Happened Today in History | Historical Events on This Day

In this article, we are providing Worldwide June 3rd  Events and June 3rd Famous Birthdays of Important Personalities. You can also get information about Historical facts of the day June 3rd  in the areas like military, Politics, Science, Music, Sports, Arts, Entertainment, Births and Deaths and more information in this article. Many people want to know What is special about today. The Interesting Historical Facts that occurred around the world are mentioned. You can also find What happened Today in History in this article. This day in History important events are mentioned in below table.

Also see – June 2nd in History & June 4th in History

June 3rd in history
June 3rd in history

June 3 | What Happened In Today in History

This Day in History

1098Antioch, Turkey was seized by Christian Crusaders of the First Crusade.
1539For Spain, Hernando De Soto claimed Florida.
1621For New Netherlands (now known as New York) , The Dutch West India Company received a charter.
1784To replace the disbanded Continental Army, The U.S. Congress formally created the United States Army. On June 14, 1775, the Continental Army for purposes of common defense was created by the Second Continental Congress  and this event is considered to be the birth of the United States Army.
1800John Adams moved to Washington, DC. He was the first President to live in what later became the capital of the United States.
1805On board the USS Constitution,  a peace treaty between the U.S. and Tripoli was completed in the captain’s cabin.
1851The first baseball team to wear uniforms is The New York Knickerbockers.
1856The screw machine is patented by Cullen Whipple.
1888Ernest Lawrence Thayer  poem “Casey at the Bat”  was first published.
1918With Germany, The Finnish Parliament ratified its treaty.
1923The right to vote for  women is granted by Benito Mussolini in Italy.
1932 Lou Gehrig hit four consecutive home runs and set a major league baseball record.
1937Wallis Warfield Simpson was married to The Duke of Windsor, who had abdicated the British throne.
1938The German Reich voted to confiscate so-called “degenerate art.
1959 From the Air Force Academy the first class graduated in Denver, CO.
1965The first American astronaut to do a “spacewalk” when he left the Gemini 4 capsule is Edward White..
1970The first synthesis of a gene from chemical components is announced by Har Gobind Khorana and colleagues..
19991999 – Slobodan Milosevic’s government accepted an international peace plan concerning Kosovo.  .

1999 – Dennis Muren received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

2005For talks on a free trade agreement and civil aviation liberalization, Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra arrived in New Delhi, India.
2008For seeking to convert Muslims in the latest in a series of cases to have provoked accusations in the West of religious repression, Four Algerian Christians received suspended jail terms and fines.
2010 In Ohio, for conspiring to provide thousands of dollars to Hezbollah, Hor Akl and his wife Amera Akl were taken into custody in Toledo.
2012After a night of rage against what they feel are lenient sentences given to ousted dictator Hosni Mubarak and his security chiefs, in Egypt hundreds of people occupied Cairo’s Tahrir Square.
2014United States is preparing to boost its military presence in Europe and at a cost of up to $1 billion is stated by  Pres. Obama.
2015Targeting Islamic State in 10 cities over the last 24 hours, in Iraq US and coalition forces conducted 18 air strikes.
2016Some 200,000 people joined the festivities of Tel Aviv’s annual gay pride parade in Israel.
2017Yemen was getting an estimated 3,000 to 5,000 new cholera cases every day and that many patients can’t afford to travel to free clinics is stated by UNICEF..


June 3 Famous Birthdays

Now Let us go for another Important topic, Today Famous Birthdays. The famous people who celebrate their Birthday on 3rd June are listed in below table. The following table includes the celebrities like Actors, Actresses, Models, Authors, Singers, Athletes, Musicians, Rappers and Producers in Chronological order. Read our article to know about Today Birthday celebrities in the World. Learn about famous people/celebrity birthdays today in our Article 3rd June Famous Birthdays which are listed in below table. Find out which celebrity is blowing the birthday candles along with you Today in History.

Today Famous Birthdays

1804Richard Cobden- Manufacturer, English politician
1901Maurice Evans- Actor (Movies: “Planet of the Apes,” TV: “Bewitched”)
1904Jan Peerce – Operatic tenor
1906Josephine Baker – Dancer, singer and Actress
1910Paulette Goddard – Actress (“So Proudly We Hail!”), child fashion model
1911Ellen Corby  – Actress (TV: “The Waltons”)
1916Leo Gorcey – Stage and movie actor
1918Lily St. Cyr (Willis Marie VanSchaack) – Burlesque stripteaser, actress
1924Colleen Dewhurst – Actress
1926Allen Ginsberg – Writer, poet
1927Boots Randolph – Musician, his saxophone hit became Benny Hill’s signature tune
1929Chuck Barris – Producer, creator and game show host (“The Gong Show”)
1930Dakota Staton (Aliyah Rabia) – Jazz vocalist
1936Larry McMurtry – Author (“Lonesome Dove”)
1942Curtis Mayfield – Singer, songwriter, record producer
1943Billy Cunningham – Basketball player
Emmitt Thomas – Football player
1946Ian Hunter – Musician (Mott the Hoople)

Michael Clarke – Musician (The Byrds)

1947Michael Burton – Swimmer
1948Too Slim – Musician (Riders in the Sky)
1950Suzi Quatro -Singer
1951Deniece Williams – Actress
1952Billy Powell- Musician (Lynyrd Skynyrd) – Lynyrd Skynyrd Merchandise
1954Dan Hill (Daniel Grafton “Dan” Hill IV) – Singer, songwriter
1958Scott Valentine – Actor
1961Charles Hart – Lyricist, songwriter, musician
1965Mike Gordon – Musician (Phish)
1967Anderson Cooper – Broadcast journalist
1971Ariel Hernandez – Singer, Dancer (No Mercy)

Gabriel Hernandez – Singer, Dancer (No Mercy)

1986Rafael Nadal – Tennis player

What happened  in India Today

After listing out the Today Famous Birthdays, now we are providing the information of What happened Today in History. Many events are occurred on this day in History. The Historical facts that are important and occurred in India on June 3rd are listed below. The famous Historic events, famous peoples births and deaths that are occurred in India are listed in below table. The list of Today In Indian History in the below table are listed in Chronological Order.

Today in Indian History

1915 Sir’ knighthood was granted to Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore by the British Government.
1916Establishment of Smt. Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University.
1924 Muthuvel Karunanidhi, politician, and playwright was born in Thirukkuvalai (Thanjavur).
1929 Chimanbhai Patel, former Chief Minister of Gujarat, was born.
1947 Evening newspaper ‘Jai Hind’ published.
1985 In Central Government Offices for its staff, the week comprising of five working days was implemented.
1992Kerala CM K. Karunakaran injured in a road accident.
1993For leaking information about oil purchase plans to international dealers, K N Venkatasubramanian, IOC Chairman, suspended
1995 Mayawati (BSP) becomes the new CM of UP with the outside support of BJP.
1995 President’s rule in J&K extended for another 6 months.
1997In  I K Gujral cabinet., four women ministers (Renuka Choudhry, Kamala Sinha, Ratnamala Savanur & Jayanti Natarajan) were joined.
1998The naval version of the surface-to-air missile, Trishul, is test-fired in Kochi.
1999Inside the High Commission premises, Flight Lieutenant K. Nachiketa is handed over by the International Committee of the Red Cross to the Indian High Commissioner



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