On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1910

Historical Events

  • Intercollegiate Athletic Association of the United States is renamed the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alceo Galliera, Italian composer, born in Milan (d. 1996)
  • Norman Corwin, American screenwriter for radio drama, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Howard T Ricketts, American pathologist (studied typhus fever), dies of typhus at 39
1910 Highlights

About May 3, 1910

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus