On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1924

Historical Events

  • Aleph Zadik Aleph is formed in Omaha, Nebraska by Sam Beber

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Morgan [Florence Currier], American singer ("The Day The Rains Came"; "Fascination"), stage and television actress, born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Ken Tyrrell, English race driver and founder of Tyrrell Racing, born in East Horsley, Surrey, England (d. 2001)
  • Mary Carver [Carvellas], American actress (Simon & Simon; Star Trek: Enterprise), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2013)
  • Yehuda Amichai, Israeli poet (Now and In Other Days), born in W├╝rzburg, Germany (d. 2000)
1924 Highlights

About May 3, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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