On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Mayor Hylan closes streets for building of Yankee Stadium
  • Salt layer find at Winterswijk

Famous Birthdays

  • Len Shackleton, English former footballer, born in Bradford, England (d. 2000)
  • Marina Svetlova, American ballerina and choreographer (Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo), born in Paris (d. 2009)