On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1922

Historical Events

  • Mayor Hylan closes 2 streets for building of Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, NYC
  • 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)
1922 Highlights

About May 3, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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