On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 24 tourists begin 1st air-charter holiday (London-Basle, Switzerland)

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Osborne, American film historian (Turner Classic Movies), born in Colfax, Washington (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Wildgans, Austrian poet and playwright (Armut), dies at 51
  • Charles Fort, American writer and researcher (specialized in anomalous phenomena), dies at 57