Historical Events In May - 03
Monday, 25 January 2021
1982 President Reagan begins 5 minute weekly radio broadcasts on May - 03.
1982 Helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64 on May - 03.
1983 On this day in history soviet leader Andropov decreases nuclear weapons in Europe
1983 On this day in history uS bishops condemn nuclear weapons
1983 Vaughn Taylor, act (Jailhouse Rock), dies of cerebal hemmorrhage at 72 on May - 03.
1986 On May - 03 air Lanka crashes, killing 22
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 Robert Alda, actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain), dies at 72 on May - 03.
1987 On this day in history miami Herald reports a woman spent Friday &Saturday with Gary Hart
1987 Dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test for WI 1935, one run, 0-12), dies on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history 4,200 kg Colombian cocaine in seized at Tarpon Springs FL
1988 On this day in history jasper Johns' "Diver" sold for $4,200,000
1989 Christine Jorgensen, 1st transsexual, dies at 62 on May - 03.
1990 Pimen, [Sergei Irzyekov], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1991 356th &final episode of CBS 2nd longest running series Dallas, 2nd only to Gunsmoke on this day in history.
1991 Andy Williams weds Debbie Hass on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history brian Mulroney 1939- promises 500-job GST processing centre for Summerside to help community hard hit by closing of Canadian Forces Base.
1991 Gerrit Mik, child psychiatrist/Dutch MP (D66), dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1993 On this day in history "Kiss of the Spider Woman" opens at Broadhurst NYC for 906 performances
1994 29th Academy of Country Music Awards Garth Brooks wins on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history uS space probe Clementine launched
1994 Gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, mayor of Maarn, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history 29th Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks wins
1995 Australia beat West Indies to regain the Frank Worrell Cricket Trophy on May - 03.
1995 On this day in history michael Horden, actor (Fool, Green Man, Scoop), dies at 83
1996 In Western Nei Mongol, China a 6.0 earthquake killed at least 18 people, 300 injured and extensive damage in the Baotou area on this day in history.
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 RaiLink-MacKenzie Northern takes over the operation of the CN line from Smith, AB to Hay River, NWT on this day in history.
2005 On May - 03 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.
2007 Local government elections in Scotland and most of England on May - 03.