What Happened on May 2, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Doctor Robert, [Bruce R Howard], rocker (Blow Monkeys-Wicked Ways)
  • Peter Doohan, Australian professional tennis player, born in Newcastle, NSW (d. 2017)
  • Phil Vickery, English celebrity chef

Famous Deaths

  • J C White, cricketer (49 wickets in 15 Tests for England 1921-31), dies