On This Day: December 03rd

This is 338th day of the year and 28 days remain in the year.

in history
Illinois became the 21st state in the United States.
Mary Baker Eddy, founder of the Christian Science movement, died.
French painter and sculptor Pierre A. Renoir died at age 78.
Dr. Christiaan N. Barnard performed the world's first successful human heart transplant.
A cloud of deadly poison gas leaked from the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India, killing over 4,000 people.
December 03 Birthdays
Joseph Conrad1857–1924, English Novelist
Brendan Fraseractor
Daryl Hannahactress
Katarina Wittskater
Ozzy Osbournerock musician
Gilbert Stuartpainter
Jean-Luc Godardfilm director
Anna Freudpsychoanalyst
Julianne Mooreactress
Ellen Swallow Richardschemist and educator

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