What Happened on August 3, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st VTOL (Vertical Take-off & Land) flown

Famous Birthdays

  • Denise Craig, WBL forward (Dayton Rockettes, NY Stars)
  • Gary Peters, English footballer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Colette, [Sidonie-Gabrielle], French novelist (Vagabonde), dies at 81

Novelist and Performer Colette
Novelist and Performer
Colette