Historical Events In May - 03
Monday, 03 August 2020
1903 AVC Heracles (SC Heracles '74) soccer team forms in Almelo on this day in history.
1903 Bing Crosby, Tacoma Wash, singer (White Christmas, Going My Way) on this day in history.
1904 On May - 03 charles "Red" Ruffing, NY Yankee pitcher, hitter (1930-46)
1905 On May - 03 albrecht Luitpold G Ferdinand Michael Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria
1906 British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey on this day in history.
1906 The Sinai peninsula becomes Egyptian territory on May - 03.
1906 Mary Astor, Quincy IL, actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky) on this day in history.
1907 On May - 03 earl Wilson, Rockford Ohio, columnist (Midnight Earl)
1909 35th Kentucky Derby: Vincent Powers on Wintergreen wins in 2:08.2 on this day in history.
1910 Alceo Galliera, composer on May - 03.
1910 On this day in history artie Shaw, bandleader
1911 John Rhea "Yank" Lawson, trumpeter on this day in history.
1912 In Halifax Nova Scotia, the first Titanic victims are buried in Halifax on this day in history.
1913 Earl Blackwell, Atlanta Ga, author (Celebrity Register) on May - 03.
1915 Evencio Castellanos, composer on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history the leaders of the Easter Rising are executed in Dublin.
1916 On May - 03 henry Barbosa Gonzalez, San Antonio Tx, (Rep-D-Tx, 1961- )
1917 Lt. Robert G. Combe (27th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Corss at Acheville, France on this day in history.
1917 Second attack on Bullecourt sector of Hindenburg Line in France on this day in history.
1917 1st performance of Ernest Bloch's symphony "Israel" on May - 03.
1917 On May - 03 james Penberthy, composer
1917 Norman Callaway, NSW bat, cricketer (207 in only FC innings), dies on May - 03.
1918 Charlie Soong, Christian Missionary on this day in history.
1919 Afghánistán Emir Amanoellah begins war against Great Britain on May - 03.
1919 On this day in history america's first passenger flight (New York-Atlantic City)
1919 On May - 03 afghanistan Emir Amanoellah begins war against Great Britain
1919 Betty Comden, Bkln, song writer (Comden & Green-Bells are Ringing) on May - 03.
1920 On May - 03 sugar Ray Robinson, [Walter Smith], middle/welterweight boxer (champ)
1921 On this day in history west Virginia imposes first state sales tax
1921 On May - 03 west Virginia imposes 1st state sales tax
1921 Vasco dos Santos Goncalves, Portuguese leftist colonel on this day in history.
1922 Mayor Hylan closes streets for building of Yankee Stadium on this day in history.
1922 Salt layer find at Winterswijk on this day in history.
1922 Marina Svetlova, ballerina/choreographer (Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo) on May - 03.