Historical Events In May - 03
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
1982 On May - 03 president Reagan begins 5 minute weekly radio broadcasts
1982 On May - 03 helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64
1983 Soviet leader Andropov decreases nuclear weapons in Europe on May - 03.
1983 On May - 03 uS bishops condemn nuclear weapons
1983 On May - 03 vaughn Taylor, act (Jailhouse Rock), dies of cerebal hemmorrhage at 72
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 NASA launches Goes-G, it failed to achieve orbit on May - 03.
1986 On this day in history robert Alda, actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain), dies at 72
1987 Miami Herald reports a woman spent Friday &Saturday with Gary Hart on May - 03.
1987 Dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test for WI 1935, one run, 0-12), dies on May - 03.
1988 On May - 03 4,200 kg Colombian cocaine in seized at Tarpon Springs FL
1988 Jasper Johns' "Diver" sold for $4,200,000 on May - 03.
1989 On May - 03 christine Jorgensen, 1st transsexual, dies at 62
1990 Pimen, [Sergei Irzyekov], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 79 on May - 03.
1991 On this day in history 356th &final episode of CBS 2nd longest running series Dallas, 2nd only to Gunsmoke
1991 Andy Williams weds Debbie Hass on May - 03.
1991 Brian Mulroney 1939- promises 500-job GST processing centre for Summerside to help community hard hit by closing of Canadian Forces Base on May - 03.
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 this day in history.
1992 On this day in history elizabeth Lennox, radio singer, dies of heart seizure at 98
1993 "Kiss of the Spider Woman" opens at Broadhurst NYC for 906 performances on May - 03.
1994 On May - 03 29th Academy of Country Music Awards Garth Brooks wins
1994 On May - 03 uS space probe Clementine launched
1994 On this day in history 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 In Western Nei Mongol, China a 6.0 earthquake killed at least 18 people, 300 injured and extensive damage in the Baotou area on May - 03.
1996 Jack Weston, actor (Ishtar, Rad, Cuba), dies of lymphoma at 71 on May - 03.
1997 On this day in history garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue
1998 RaiLink-MacKenzie Northern takes over the operation of the CN line from Smith, AB to Hay River, NWT on May - 03.
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 this day in history.
2007 Local government elections in Scotland and most of England on May - 03.