On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1901

Historical Events

  • Fire destroys 1,700 buildings in Jacksonville, Florida

Famous Birthdays

  • Gino Cervi, Italian actor (Les Miserables, Naked Maja), born in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (d. 1974)
1901 Highlights

About May 3, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus