On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1923

Historical Events

  • 1st nonstop north American transcontinental flight (NY-San Diego) completed

Famous Birthdays

  • George Hadjinikos, Greek pianist and conductor, born in Volos, Greece (d. 2015)
  • Ralph Hall, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Texas (1981-2005), born in Fate, Texas
1923 Highlights

About May 3, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus