What Happened on May 3, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Clemens Westerhof, Dutch football manager
  • David Koch, American businesman and philanthropist (Koch Industries), - 6th= richest person in the world (2015), born in Wichita, Kansas
  • Konrad "Conny" Plank, German record producer and musician

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Henry Ossian Flipper, American soldier, former slave and first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point, dies at 84

Soldier and Former Slave Henry Ossian Flipper
Soldier and Former Slave
Henry Ossian Flipper