May 3, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Irish Nationalists Patrick Pearse, Thomas MacDonagh and Thomas Clarke are executed by firing squad following their involvement in the Easter Rising

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Barbosa Gonzalez, (Rep-D-Tx, 1961-99 ), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2000)
  • Pierre Emmanuel, French poet (Sodome)