What Happened on May 3, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Westchester conference of American Library Association proclaims "Freedom to Read"
  • WTVO TV channel 17 in Rockford, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Hall, Champaign Ill, rock bassist (Reo Speedwagon)
  • Van McLain, rocker (Shooting Star)