What Happened on April 3, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Al Carr KOs Lew Massey on 1 punch, :07 of 1st round
  • Shortest boxing bout with gloves lasts only 10 seconds

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy McGriff, American jazz organist
  • Reginald Hill, British crime author (Andrew Dalziel and Peter Pascoe novels)
  • Scott LaFaro, American musician (d. 1961)

Famous Deaths

  • Bruno Hauptmann, convicted Lindbergh baby killer, executed