What Happened On 3rd July 1878 In History

July 3rd (1878) was a Wednesday. It's the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 181 days left to the end of the year.

Famous Birthdays on July 3 in 1878

  • » George M. Cohan, American actor, singer, and dancer (d. 1942)

July 3rd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Germanus of Man
  • » Latest day on which Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic feast days called Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary can fall, while May 30 is the earliest; celebrated 20 days after Pentecost. (Catholic Church)
  • » Heliodorus of Altino
  • » Mucian
  • » Patriarch Anatolius of Constantinople
  • » Pope Leo II
  • » Thomas (Apostle) (Catholic and others), one of four days in the year on which Quarter Sessions sat, although the Anglican Communion and others celebrate Thomas on December 21.
  • » July 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Emancipation Day U.S. Virgin Islands named Emancipation Day (United States Virgin Islands)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the liberation of Minsk from Nazi Germany known as Nazi occupation by Soviet troops in 1944. (Belarus)

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World History for the 3rd July