Usage examples for 3rd

  1. 1779. To Samuel Cooper, January 3rd Deane and Arthur Lee. – The Original Writings of Samuel Adams, Volume 4 by Samuel Adams
  2. He landed in England at Dover, which he described as being " about the size of George Town," the voyage having taken nearly two months- from October 6th to December 3rd. – A Portrait of Old George Town by Grace Dunlop Ecker
  3. The sixth and last day's public examination took place on the 3rd of March, forty- two judges present. – Joan of Arc by Ronald Sutherland Gower
  4. On the 1st September Johannesen anchored in a bay on the mainland in the neighbourhood of the Bychov mouth, whence on the 3rd September, at 2. 30 a. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  5. 3rd and enlarged Edition. – The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School by Henry Sutherland Edwards
  6. 3rd sphere: that of the planet Venus. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard
  7. The gallant Lyttelton of his own accord sent the Scottish Rifles and the 3rd King's Royal Rifles from Potgieter's to aid them. – London to Ladysmith via Pretoria by Winston Spencer Churchill
  8. On the night of May 3, when all the sky was blazing with fire, it was the Royal Scots of the 3rd Division who held part of the line against heavy counter- attacks. – From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917 by Philip Gibbs
  9. The republican counter- revolution had turned back from the 9th Thermidor, 1794, to the 3rd of October, 1793, the day on which the seventy- three had been arrested, but not to the 2nd of June, 1793, when the twenty- two were arrested. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  10. We fear that H. 3rd will grow up to be a business man. – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun
  11. The following night Piazzi, according to his custom, re- observed the whole fifty stars, and he did the same again on the 3rd of January, and once again on the 4th. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  12. I see in an English paper of the 3rd that it is believed at Versailles that we have only fresh meat for twelve days. – Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris by Henry Labouchère
  13. He was taken prisoner at the battle of Worcester, September 3rd, 1651, but escaped abroad. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. 3rd, When is the De profundis to be said, and when is it to be omitted? – The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, August 1865 by Society of Clergymen
  15. You were married to a man called Edward Jennings, in the city of Minneapolis, on the 3rd of last September. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  16. This did not happen till the 3rd August, nearly four months from the Pole. – The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel
  17. The dinner party had taken place on a Wednesday,- the day after the Earl's departure; and on the Thursday aunt Julia wrote to her nephew thus:- Yoxham Rectory, 3rd September. – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  18. In fact, on the 3rd and 4th of November there was quite a tempest, and the Rangoon was obliged to proceed slowly. – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  19. Under these circumstances he was pressed to write a letter of apology to the Pope; but this letter of the 3rd of March, 1519, though undoubtedly approved by the mediators and wrung from the writer, shows the advance that Luther had already made. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  20. This was upon the 3rd of April. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley