What Happened on May 3, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 60th National Film Awards (India): "Paan Singh Tomar" wins the Golden Lotus
  • Aorun zhaoi, a Theropod dinosaur, dating from 161 million years ago, is discovered in China

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Palmetto Playground in Brooklyn is renamed after Beastie Boys' rapper Adam Yauch

Rocker Adam Yauch
Adam Yauch

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Astroth, American MLB player, dies at 90