On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • -4] German air raid on Liverpool
  • 67th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Whirlaway, 1st leg of successful Triple Crown

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Malloy, 16th president of the University of Notre Dame, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nona Gaprindashvili, Georgian world women's chess champ (1962-78), born in Zugdidi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union