Historical Events In May - 03
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1982 On this day in history president Reagan begins 5 minute weekly radio broadcasts
1982 Helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1983 On May - 03 soviet leader Andropov decreases nuclear weapons in Europe
1983 US bishops condemn nuclear weapons on May - 03.
1983 Vaughn Taylor, act (Jailhouse Rock), dies of cerebal hemmorrhage at 72 on this day in history.
1986 Air Lanka crashes, killing 22 on May - 03.
1986 Horse racing legend Bill Shoemaker became the oldest jockey to win the the Kentucky Derby on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history nASA launches Goes-G, it failed to achieve orbit
1986 On May - 03 robert Alda, actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain), dies at 72
1987 On this day in history miami Herald reports a woman spent Friday &Saturday with Gary Hart
1987 On May - 03 dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test for WI 1935, one run, 0-12), dies
1988 4,200 kg Colombian cocaine in seized at Tarpon Springs FL on May - 03.
1988 Jasper Johns' "Diver" sold for $4,200,000 on this day in history.
1989 On May - 03 christine Jorgensen, 1st transsexual, dies at 62
1990 On May - 03 pimen, [Sergei Irzyekov], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 79
1991 356th &final episode of CBS 2nd longest running series Dallas, 2nd only to Gunsmoke on May - 03.
1991 On this day in history andy Williams weds Debbie Hass
1991 Brian Mulroney 1939- promises 500-job GST processing centre for Summerside to help community hard hit by closing of Canadian Forces Base on this day in history.
1991 Gerrit Mik, child psychiatrist/Dutch MP (D66), dies on May - 03.
1992 Beverly Hills 90210's Gabrielle Carteris marries Charles Isaacs on May - 03.
1992 Elizabeth Lennox, radio singer, dies of heart seizure at 98 on May - 03.
1993 On this day in history "Kiss of the Spider Woman" opens at Broadhurst NYC for 906 performances
1994 On May - 03 29th Academy of Country Music Awards Garth Brooks wins
1994 On May - 03 uS space probe Clementine launched
1994 On May - 03 gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, mayor of Maarn, dies at 78
1994 On this day in history 29th Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks wins
1995 On May - 03 australia beat West Indies to regain the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy
1995 Michael Horden, actor (Fool, Green Man, Scoop), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history in Western Nei Mongol, China a 6.0 earthquake killed at least 18 people, 300 injured and extensive damage in the Baotou area.
1996 On this day in history jack Weston, actor (Ishtar, Rad, Cuba), dies of lymphoma at 71
1997 Garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue on May - 03.
1998 On this day in history raiLink-MacKenzie Northern takes over the operation of the CN line from Smith, AB to Hay River, NWT.
2005 At least 32 people are killed and nine others injured when three two-story buildings in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore collapsed after gas cylinders stored in one of them exploded on May - 03.
2007 Local government elections in Scotland and most of England on May - 03.