What Happened on May 3, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Lichtman Layton, dancer
  • Thomas Sutherland, American hostage (Lebanon) and academic, born in Falkirk, Scotland (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Hoyt Losey, composer, dies at 59
  • Otto Winter-Hjelm, Norwegian musician and composer, dies at 93