April 3

April 3 is the 93rd day of the Gregorian calendar ( 94th in leap years), thus 272 days remain until the end of the year.

  • 2.1 Before the 19th century
  • 2.2 19th century
  • 2.3 20th century 2.3.1 1901-1950
  • 2.3.2 1951-2000
  • 3.1 Before the 19th century
  • 3.2 19th century
  • 3.3 20th century
  • 3.4 21st century


Politics and World Affairs

  • 0013: The Roman emperor Augustus finished his Testament and adds the Res gestae divi Augusti Accountability Report for desired inscriptions at.
  • 1043: The reigning since the previous Anglo-Saxon Edward the Confessor from the House of Wessex is crowned in the cathedral of Winchester to the king of England.
  • 1254: In the Peace of furnace, the Bohemian King Ottokar II and the Hungarian King Béla IV agree on the division of the Duchy of Austria and the Duchy of Styria.
  • 1367: In the Battle of Nájera during the Hundred Years War, the Franco- Castilian army with his numerically superior King Henry II of Castile subject in a pitched battle, British troops under Sir John Chandos.


Science and Technology





Minor accidents are listed in the sub- items of disaster.

Nature and Environment

  • 257 BC: Total eclipse in southern Gaul and Tuscany
  • 1916: The meteorite of Treysa strikes in northern Hesse. It is one of the largest downed in Germany meteorites.


Entries of Athletics world records are located under the respective discipline under Athletics.


Before the 19th century

19th century

20th century




Before the 19th century

19th century

20th century

21st Century

  • 2002: Heinz Drache, German actor
  • 2002: Frank Tovey, British musician
  • 2003: Edwin Starr, American soul singer
  • 2004: Jamal Ahmidan, Moroccan suspected terrorist
  • 2004: Serhane Ben Abdelmajid, Tunisian Terrorist
  • 2005: Executive Firoud, French football player and coach
  • 2005: Wolf Klaussner, German writer and translator
  • 2007: Robin Montgomerie - Charrington, British racing driver
  • 2008: Hrvoje Ćustić, Croatian football player
  • 2008: Ivan Korade, Croatian General
  • 2009: Eva Evdokimova, American Prima Ballerina
  • 2010: Ferdinand Simoneit, German journalist, bestselling author and journalist teacher
  • 2011: Calvin Russell, American singer -songwriter
  • 2012: Joe Scarpa, American professional wrestler
  • 2012: José María Zárraga, Spanish football player, coach and functionary
  • 2013: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, British novelist and screenwriter
  • 2013: Sven Lehmann ( actor), German actor

Holidays and observances

  • Name Days Richard

More entries contains the list of commemorative and action days.

  • Day
  • Day in April

Pictures of April 3