What Happened on May 3, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 84th Kentucky Derby: Ismael Valenzuela aboard Tim Tam wins in 2:05
  • WINS suspends Alan Freed for causing a riot in Boston, he quits

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Kilner, American actor
  • Sandi Toksvig, Danish comedian and radio presenter

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Foster, cricketer (England all-rounder, 11 Tests 1911-12), dies