On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMary Astor

Mary Astor, American actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky), born in Quincy, Illinois (d. 1987)

Actress Mary Astor
Actress
Mary Astor

Famous Weddings


LovePerson of Interest

Waldof Astor marries fellow American Nancy Langhorne Shaw at All Souls Church in London, England

1st Female MP in the United Kingdom Nancy Astor
1st Female MP in the United Kingdom
Nancy Astor