What Happened on May 3, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st female director (Nellie T Ross) of US Mint takes office

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Cord, American actor
  • Collie Smith, cricketer (exciting WI all-rounder all too briefly)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

James Brown, American soul singer (Hot Pants, Living in America) and originator of funk music, born in Barnwell, South Carolina (d. 2006)

Singer James Brown
James Brown