On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1910

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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