What Happened on September 3, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Andrew Varipapa sets bowling record of 2,652 points in 10 games
  • First automobile to exceed 300mph, Sir Malcolm Campbell powers Bluebird to 301.129mph at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah

Famous Birthdays

  • Otto Ketting, Dutch trumpeter and composer (Passacaglia), born in Amsterdam (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Aengenent, Bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62