What Happened on May 3, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Nellie T Ross the 1st female director of the US Mint takes office

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJames Brown

James Brown, American soul singer (Hot Pants, Living in America) and originator of funk music, born in Barnwell, South Carolina (d. 2006)

Singer James Brown
Singer
James Brown
  • O'Neil Gordon "Collie" Smith, West Indian cricket all-rounder, born in Kingston, Jamaica (d. 1959)